The nation of Ghana was deeply saddened by the passing of Mrs. Theresah Kuffour, who had served as the First Lady. Ghanaians as politicians were left devastated by this news.
At the time of her passing Mrs. Kuffour, who was 88 years old was surrounded by her loved ones.
It is worth noting that in years (2017, 2019 and 2021) there were reports, about Mrs. Kuffours death. However this time it has been confirmed by family members that she has indeed passed away. An official announcement regarding her demise, on Sunday, October 1st 2023 is expected to be made
In the wake of this sad news, many close family members and well-wishers have gathered at the Airport Residential Area residence of the former First Couple to offer their condolences to Mr Kufuor, the former President of the Republic, during this difficult time.
A short emotional video that has surfaced online captures ex-president Kuffour shedding tears while speaking to a group of elders who had come to stay in solidarity with him.
The said video has left a lot of netizens teary. Many have taken to the comments section of the video to drop their messages of condolences to the Kuffour family.
Mrs Theresah Kuffour’s passing marks the end of an era in Ghanaian politics and public life.
In a phone-in interview with Okatakyie Afrifa, Dr. Kwabena Osei Adubofour, speaking on behalf of former President John Agyekum Kufuor, shared that Mr. Kufuor is currently doing well.