Vice President of the Republic of Ghana, Dr Mahamadu Bawumia

The vice President of the Republic of Ghana, Dr Mahamadu Bawumia has expressed shock in the passing of his beloved friend, Shaykh Ali Ahmed Maikano Kalamu.



Death is inevitable but sometimes the tale of our passing can be so shocking that they must be carved in our collective memory.

Shaykh Ali Ahmed Maikano Kalamu was a staunch supporter of the New Patriotic Party and a peace advocate. He was a staunch Muslim who did not joke with his commitment to Allah.

His death was sadly announced this Mourning by Zuria FM in Kumasi.



Dr Mahamadu Bawumia took to his Facebook page to revealed how shocking the news of the death of Shaykh Ali Ahmed Maikano Kalamu this morning took him.

He prayed that Allah grant him Jannatul Firdaus and unite him with his father, Shaykh Abdulaihi Maikano and all departed souls.

The Late Shaykh Ali Ahmed Maikano Kalamu

“I received with shock the news of the death of Shaykh Ali Ahmed Maikano Kalamu this morning.

The learned Shayhk was a man of peace who worked for the unity of the Muslim community in Ghana.


I offer my condolences to the Maikano family and the Jallo fraternity.

May Allah grant him Jannatul Firdaus and unite him with his father, Shaykh Abdulaihi Maikano and all departed souls.” He solemnly shared.