Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia on Friday eulogised Mr Clement Kubindiwor Tedam, affectionately called C.K Tedam, the Chairman of the Council of Elders of the ruling New Patriotic Party, who passed on at the Nyaho Medical Centre.
In a Facebook and Twitter posts, Dr Bawumia said Mr Tedam epitomised honesty, loyalty, humility and wisdom.
He said Mr Tedam, a founding member of the NPP, was a source of inspiration to him and many others who were privileged to come into contact with him.
Mr. Tedam has been unwell for some time now and was taking treatment at the Nyaho Medical Centre in Accra.
Mr Tedam first won election to parliament as an independent candidate in 1954.
Mr. Tedam was a founding member of the Northern People’s Party. He stood and won another election to parliament in 1956 on the ticket of the Northern People’s Party, NPP.
He was an icon of the Busia, Dombo, Danquah tradition and a founding member of the NPP.