The flagberer of the New Patriotic Party Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has consoled President John Mahama on the death of his mother.
Mother of President Mahama, Abiba Nnaba Mahama, died Wednesday dawn.
She is reported to have died at the SSNIT Hospital in Accra after a protracted ailment.
The late Abiba Nnaba Mahama will be buried later today in line with Islamic tradition since she was a committed Muslim.
In a tweet by the leader of the opposition party, Nana Addo said:
I extend my condolences to @JDMahama and his family on the passing of his mother, Madam Abiba Nnaba. May she rest in perfect peace.
— Nana Akufo-Addo (@NAkufoAddo) June 15, 2016