The funeral ceremony of NDC’s NDC UK & Ireland chapter Women’s Organiser, Louisa Nelson is underway in Accra.
Several dignitaries from both diaspora and home have gathered at the family house of the late Louisa Nelson to participate in the final funeral rite ceremony and also pay their last respect to Louisa Nelson popularly known as Mama Lou.
Louisa Nelson until her untimely death was the the sitting NDC women organiser in UK & Ireland. She died in April 2019 after a short ailment.
She will however be laid in state for filling past at the Presbyterian Church-Teshie before a traditional sending off the same day.
Louisa Nelson was the women’s organiser for the opposition NDC UK & Ireland’s chapter since 2014. She was re-elected in September 2018 for another four years until her untimely death.
She played a key role in the re-election of former President John Dramani Mahama as flagbearer of the party ahead of the 2020 polls.
Louisa Nelson was survived by 2 daughters and 2 sons.
Source: Ghanamatters.com/Emmanuel Coffie 2019.