The Speaker of Parliament, Rt. Hon Alban Kingsford Sumana Bagbin has attended the final funeral rite of Late Nadowli-Kaleo NDC Constituency Chairman, Edward Abbey.
Some other Members of Parliament including the Member of Parliament for Wa East Constituency, Dr. Godfred Jesaw, The Member of Parliament for Jirapa, Mr. Cletus Seidu Dapilah, the Member of Parliament for Wa Central, Dr. Rashid Hassan Pelpuo, Member of Parliament for Nadowli-Keleo, Mr. Anthony M. Sumah, were present at the Funeral grounds in Goli, a community in the Nadowli-Kaleo District of Upper West Region.
According the The Member of Parliament for Nadowli-Kaleo, Mr. Anthony M. Sumah:
“CHAIRMAN ABBEY GOES HOME.
Earlier today, we were in Goli for the final funeral rites of our beloved late Constituency Chairman, Edward Abbey. The late Abbey was a renowned educationist, A business man and a fearless politician.
The Speaker of Parliament, Right Hon Alban S.K. Bagbin and the third lady were present to mourn with the bereaved family. Also present were some Members Of Parliament from the Upper West Region.
The National Chairman of the NDC, Samuel Ofosu-Ampofo, led a high powered delegation from NDC national headquarters to sympathize with the bereaved family and constituency.
May the gentle soul of Comrade Abbey rest in the bosom of the Lord.”