Sick Bawumia was flown to UK so that no one worries him - Information minister

Sick Bawumia was flown to UK so that no one worries him - Information minister

- Vice president, Dr Bawumia is in the UK for medical treatment

- Information Minister claims his transfer to the UK is to aid him to have uninterrupted time to recover

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Minister of information, Mustapha Hamid, has revealed that the main reason behind transferring the vice president to the United Kingdom (UK) for medical attention was to prevent family and friends besieging his hospital bed with well-wishes.

Ghana Minister of Information

Mustapha Hamid, Minister for Information

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According to the minister, this move is to ensure that the vice president gets uninterrupted rest while seeking treatment.

“When he is in Ghana, people will come from his village, from Walewale [and] wherever he is [and] the people will besiege [his residence]. Normally, when you are out of reach you will have the peace to heal,” the minister revealed.

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Vice President of Ghana

Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia

So far, the cause of illness remains unknown but a deputy health minister, Kingsley Aboagye-Gyadu, reveals the vice president is recovering faster than expected and he could be discharged very soon.

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Source: Yen.com.gh

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