Mahama consoles Bawumia on phone

Former President John Dramani Mahama has called Vice President Alhaji Dr Mahamudu Bawumia on phone to console him on the passing of his mother.

The Vice President lost his mum, Hajia Mariama Bawumia, on Monday morning in Accra.

She is scheduled to be buried in accordance with Islamic customs in Walewale in the North-East Region on Tuesday, September 14.

Messages of condolences are trickling in for Dr Bawumia.

Mr Mahama, the only living predecessor to the Vice President, stated on Twitter on Monday that he had called to console the entire Bawumia family.

By Emmanuel Kwame Amoh|3news.com|Ghana