the Minister of Education and Member of Parliament for the Bosomtwe constituency, Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum, announced on Thursday the sudden death of his mother, who passed away on Thursday September 2, 2021.
Hon Osei Yaw Adutwum broke the sad news on a social media post spotted by EducationWeb.com.gh saying, “My beloved mother gave up everything this afternoon.” The cause of death of the old lady is not known at first.
Members of the public, members of his party, the New Patriotic Pary (NPP), employees of the Ministry of Education (MoE) and various agencies of the Ministry have meanwhile expressed their condolences to the Minister of Education.
“I am sad to hear that the woman whose womb gave us such a brilliant gift no longer exists. Your mother is our mother, ”said a social media communicator from the opposition NDC party on Friday on social media.
The former deputy minister of education was appointed minister of education by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo earlier this year, following his review process, for his second term in government.
He was born on April 9, 1964 in Jachie in the Bosomtwe District in the Ashanti Region, Ghana, as the son of farmers.
Mr. Yaw Adutwum holds a PhD in educational policy and administration from the University of Southern California and a master’s degree in educational management from the University of La Verne, also in California