The loss of former First Lady of Ghana, Mrs. Theresa Kufour, has been confirmed by family sources, leaving the nation in mourning.
Aged 88, Mrs. Kufour was surrounded by her loved ones at the time of her passing. Although there were previous rumors about her death in 2017, 2019, and 2021, this time, the news is sadly true.
An official statement is expected to be released soon to announce the unfortunate demise of Mrs. Kuffour, which happened on Sunday, October 1, 2023.
The news has led to an outpouring of condolences, with many family members and well-wishers gathering at the former First Couple’s residence in the Airport Residential Area to offer their sympathies to Mr. Kufuor, the former President of the Republic. Her passing marks the end of an era in Ghanaian politics and public life.
During 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 also divulged that the news of Mrs. Theresa Kufour’s passing deeply affected the former President, leading to moments of sobbing and reflection on the loss.