The news of the passing of the former First Lady of Ghana, Mrs Theresah Kuffour, has sent shockwaves throughout the nation, leaving Ghanaians and politicians alike profoundly saddened by the loss.
Mrs Kuffour, who was 88 years old at the time of her passing, was surrounded by her close family and friends.
It’s worth noting that there were previous instances of false reports regarding Mrs Kuffour’s death in 2017, 2019, and 2021.
However, this time, family sources have confirmed her passing and an official statement is expected to be released shortly to announce her unfortunate demise, which occurred on Sunday, October 1, 2023.
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.
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.
However, he revealed that when he first received the news of Mrs. Theresah Kuffour’s passing, the former President was understandably emotional and deeply affected, leading to moments of sobbing and reflection on the loss.