MahamaGhana’s President, John Dramani Mahama’s mother – Abiba Nnaba has passed away.

Madam Abiba Nnaba passed away late Tuesday June 15,2016 according to a confirmation by the Minister of Communications. It’s unclear what led to Madam Nnaba’s demise.

The late President’s mother is set to be buried in Damongo later today, in line with Islamic tradition.

She was mother to six children, including the fourth President of the fourth Republic, John Dramani Mahama. She was 85.