Bawumia arrives in Ghana to rousing welcome

Bawumia arrives in Ghana to rousing welcome

-Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has returned to Ghana from his medical leave

-Dr Bawumia was met arrival on by President Akufo-Addo and other leading members of government

The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has arrived in Ghana following an almost two-week medical leave in the United Kingdom.

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Accompanied by his wife, Samira, Dr Bawumia touched down from British Airways Flight minutes around 8:00pm on February 1.

As reported earlier, he was met on arrival at the airport by President Nana Akufo-Addo and the first lady, Rebecca Akufo-Addo.

Bawumia arrives in Ghana to rousing welcome

The Vice President was flown out on Friday, January 19 upon the advice of his doctors after he fell ill after reporting to work.

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There has been a lot of controversy since Dr Bawumia left. Until last Saturday when photos and videos of him and his wife, Samira surfaced online, rumours had been rife that he suffered a stroke.

Bawumia arrives in Ghana to rousing welcome

The Minority in Parliament had been on the neck of government to disclose the full details of the health condition of the Vice President.

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Upon his arrival, Dr Bawumia who was beaming with smiles as he interacted with the welcome party looked very strong.

Bawumia arrives in Ghana to rousing welcome

Leading members of government who were at the Kotoka International Airport to welcome him were, the Chief of Staff, Frema Osei Opare, Senior Minister, Yaw Osafo Maafo, Trade Minister, Alan Kyerematen.

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Bawumia arrives in Ghana to rousing welcome

The Minister for Parliamentary Affairs, Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu, Local Government Minister, Hajia Alima Mahama, Agric Minister, Dr. Afriyie Akoto, Minister for Aviation, Cecilia Abena Dapaah and many others were also present to give him a rousing welcome.

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