The news of the death of Major Maxwell A. Mahama sent shockwaves across the country, as the tragic end to his young life left many questions in the minds of all Ghanaians.
As the public took to various media channels to express anger and disgust at the actions of some citizens, it was the thoughts and sympathy for his family, especially the widow and kids that really showed the side of Ghanaians that we are known for.
Photos of the widow have swarmed the media and in each of them, Mrs. Barbara Mahama has been solemn and sad. Until today.
Ghana’s queen of comedy Afia Schwarzenegger, it seems had the magic touch, when she visited the compound of the Mahama family to meet with the widow to extend her condolences for their loss.
The widow, Barbara is seen offering a little smile for her photo with the radio presenter, a testament to the start of her journey to recovery.
With hours to the final funeral rites for the slain officer, one can look at this photo and hope for the best for the widow, the children and the rest of the grieving family.
Afia Schwarzenegger is among the many celebrities that have visited the Mahama family to offer condolences to them.
Aside their initial social media posts wishing the Major well in his journey in the afterlife, they have also trooped to the officer’s compound to sign the book of condolence and offer their support.