The New Patriotic Party (NPP) is mourning the loss of their esteemed party leader, Madam Ama Bame Busia.

Madam Busia passed away on Tuesday, December 12, 2023, leaving behind a profound impact on the party and its history.

Madam Busia, who was the sister of former Prime Minister Kofi Abrefa Busia, was a founding member of the NPP’s political tradition.

Her contributions to the party were invaluable, and she played a pivotal role in shaping its direction over the years.

She served as the NPP’s National First Vice Chairperson and remained a committed member of the National Council of Elders until her passing.

In addition to her political involvement, Madam Busia held the highly esteemed position of member of the Council of State during the Kufuor administration.

NPP National Chairman, Stephen Ayesu Ntim expressed deep sorrow over Madam Busia’s passing and praised her character in a press release, stating, “The late Madam Ama Busia was an embodiment of humility, hard work, and selfless service to the NPP and the nation at large.”

The NPP extends its heartfelt condolences to the Busia family and mourns alongside the nation for the loss of this illustrious citizen. Madam Busia’s immense contributions to the party and the nation will not be forgotten, and her legacy will continue to inspire future generations.

To honor Madam Busia’s memory and express their appreciation for her dedicated service, the NPP has directed that all party flags across the country be flown at half-mast for the next seven days.

This act serves as a visible symbol of respect and mourning for the loss of such an influential figure within the party.

Madam Busia’s impact extended far beyond the political sphere. She was known for her unwavering commitment to democracy, justice, and the well-being of her fellow citizens.

Her passing will undoubtedly be deeply felt throughout the nation.

In conclusion, the NPP and the nation at large offer prayers for Madam Ama Busia’s soul to find comfort in God’s bosom. The party also sends strength and support to the Busia family during this difficult time. Madam Busia’s memory and contributions will forever remain a part of the NPP’s history and the nation’s collective consciousness.