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Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia Visits Manhyia Palace Today - Pictures Of His Visit

The Vice President of the Republic of Ghana, Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia, today led a delegation to Manhyia Palace.

The purpose was to express appreciation to Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II for his immense support during his mother's demise, saying his family and the whole of Mamprugu are grateful for the delegation he sent to the final funeral rites of Hajia Mariama Bawumia.

The Vice President and his whole of Mamprugu family expressed that they are grateful for the delegation Otumfuo sent to the final funeral rites of Hajia Mariama Bawumia.

This comes as the a background from the passing away of Hajia Mariama, the mother of Dr. Bawumia. The 82-year-old died in Accra on Monday, September 13, 2021, after battling ill health. Hajia Mariama is survived by five children.

The above visit was in relation to the final funeral ceremony, held on Sunday, 24th October 2021. During the funeral President Akufo-Addo stormed the Kperiga School Park in Walewale in the North East Region to commiserate with his deputy, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia.

The funeral was indeed a very colorful one. On Saturday 23rd October 2021, the ethnic groups in the northern part of the country took over Walewale with their respective rich cultural displays, and on Sunday the Akans, Ewes, Gas and allied tribes from the southern Ghana took over the stage with their splendid displays to reiterate the country’s cultural diversity.

Scores of people from all the political divide were in Walewale to mourn with the Vice President and his family.

Before the funeral was held Hajia Mariama was buried on Tuesday, September 14, 2021, at Walewale in accordance with Islamic customs.Mourners from all political divides, state agencies, among others joined the bereaved family to give Hajia Bawumia a befitting burial. Two gunshots were fired during burial to show respect.


At the Manhyia Palace, the Vice President express his gratitude to his royal majesty, Asantehene, Otumfor Osei Tutu II.

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