Respected Former First Lady Madam Theresa Kufuor Passes Away, May She Rest in Peace

By | October 5, 2023



Death – Obituary News : Former First Lady Madam Theresa Kufuor has passed away, leaving everyone saddened. May she rest in peace.

Former First Lady Madam Theresa Kufuor, a highly respected figure in Ghanaian politics, has sadly passed away, causing great sadness amongst the nation. The news of her death was announced by former President John Dramani Mahama on Twitter, where he expressed his condolences and prayed for her peaceful repose.


Madam Theresa Kufuor, wife of former President John Agyekum Kufuor, was known for her immense contribution to Ghana’s political landscape. She was a woman of grace and elegance, commanding respect and admiration from all who knew her. Her passing marks the end of an era and leaves a void in the hearts of the Ghanaian people.

Born in 1938, Madam Theresa Kufuor dedicated her life to public service and advocacy for women’s rights. As the First Lady of Ghana from 2001 to 2009, she championed numerous initiatives aimed at improving the lives of women and children in the country. Her dedication and tireless efforts earned her the love and admiration of the Ghanaian people, who saw her as a compassionate and caring leader.

During her tenure as First Lady, Madam Theresa Kufuor played a pivotal role in shaping Ghana’s development agenda. She focused on education, healthcare, and poverty alleviation, working closely with various organizations and stakeholders to bring about positive change. Her commitment to the welfare of the Ghanaian people was unwavering, and her legacy will forever be etched in the nation’s history.

In addition to her work in politics, Madam Theresa Kufuor was also a philanthropist and a firm believer in the power of education. She established the Theresa Kufuor Foundation, which aimed to provide educational opportunities for underprivileged children in Ghana. Through her foundation, she touched the lives of many and inspired a new generation of leaders.

Madam Theresa Kufuor’s passing is a tremendous loss for Ghana and the African continent as a whole. Her legacy of compassion, dedication, and service will continue to inspire generations to come. The nation mourns the loss of a remarkable woman, and our thoughts and prayers are with her family and loved ones during this difficult time. May her soul rest in eternal peace..


@JDMahama said We are all saddened by the passing of our respected mother, former First Lady Madam Theresa Kufuor. May God grant her peaceful repose.…