The New Patriotic Party has expressed disappointment on the passing of one among its staunch members, Alhaji MND Jawula.
Alhaji MND Jawula died on the age of 74 in Nashville, United States.
In a assertion signed by the General Secretary of the celebration, Justin Kodua Frimpong, the celebration expressed its heartfelt condolences to his quick household, folks of the Kpembe Traditional Area, the soccer group, and the remainder of the nation.
It stated the passing of Alhaji Jawula is “a great loss to this country and the NPP in particular.”
“The late Alhaji Jawula was a long-standing and staunch member of the NPP. He was shortlisted for the running mate of the party ahead of the 2008 General Elections, at which time, he expressed his readiness to relinquish his traditional authority in order to serve the NPP and the Republic in that capacity,” the NPP stated in a assertion.
Alhaji Jawula, as he was affectionately known as, additionally served as Chairman of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) from 1997 to 2001, and remained the Chairman of the Ghana League Organizing Committee till his death.
He based the Guan United, a Division One Club in Ghana, and held a number of different influential positions within the Real Tamale United Football Club.
“The Late traditional ruler of the Kpembe traditional area in the Savannah Region, Lepowura Alhaji Mohammed Nurudeen-Deen Jawula, also proved himself distinguished Statesman, having served in the Civil and Public Services for over thirty years.”
“He rose through the ranks and headed various directorates at the Ministries of Health, Finance, as well as Harbours and Railways,” the celebration added.