Theresah Kufuor Biography: Age, Cause of Death, Husband, Parents, Siblings, Net Worth – Many people are devastated by former President John Agyekum Kufuor’s wife, Theresa Kufuor’s, death. She died at the age of 87.
In this article, Theresah Kufuor biography will be discussed so that we can learn her personal and professional details including, age, career, children, husband, parents, siblings, Net worth and more. So continue reading.
Theresah Kufuor Biography
Theresah Kufuor, born on October 25, 1935 in Ghana to Ghanaian parents, began her career at a young age. She started her education Catholic Convent, OLA, at Keta in the Volta Region of Ghana. She later went to London, where she was educated as a Registered General Nurse, in the Southern Hospital Group of Nursing, Edinburgh, Scotland.
She became a State Certified Midwife with a Certificate in Premature Nursing after further studies at the Radcliffe Infirmary in Oxford and Paddington General Hospital in London. She later retired from the nursing and midwifery jobs after more than 30 years of service to the institution.
Despite serving as Ghana’s first lady for eight years, from 2001 to 2009, she has kept a low profile in the political sphere. In 2007, she advocated for policy changes in the Government’s White Paper on Educational Reforms in order to implement UNESCO’s Free compulsory universal basic education (FCUBE) programme for kindergarten students.
She founded the Mother and Child Community Development Foundation (MCCDF), a non-governmental organisation that works to prevent mother-to-child transmission in Ghana and Canada.
Theresah Kufuor Cause of Death
The former First Lady Theresah Kufuor died peacefully at her home in Peduase surrounded by her family on Sunday October 1. There was no indications that he suffered a brief illness according to report.
Her death brought an outpouring of condolences from across the country and beyond as well as the New Patriotic Party NPP who threw their support to her over the years.
Despite the fact that the family has yet to publicly disclose the death of their beloved mother, friends and loved ones have expressed their condolences and messages to the bereaved family.
Theresah Kufuor Age
She was 87 years old, born on October 25, 1935 in Wenchi and died on October 1, 2023 in Peduase, Ghana.
Theresa Kufuor Height
Her height and weight is unknown at the time of her death.
Theresah Kufuor Husband
She was married to Kuffuor, the second President of Ghana’s Fourth Republic. Theresa and Kufuor have been together for over six decades. The couple first met in 1961 at a Republic Day Anniversary Dance in London and began dating till they married in 1962.
Theresah Kufuor Children
She died by leaving five children behind during her time as a wife with Kuffuor. J. Addo Kufuor, Nana Ama Gyamfi, Saah Kufuor, Agyekum Kufuor and Owusu Afriyie Kufuor are her children.
Theresah Kufuor Parents
Mr and Mrs Samuel Kwabena Mensah were her parents.
Theresah Kufuor Siblings
She was raised with other sibling who is her sister named J.H. Mensah, an NPP stalwart.
Theresah Kufuor Net Worth
At the time of her death, Theresah Kufuor’s net worth was not publicly disclosed. Other online portals also claimed that he worth over $5 million.