Ghanaian Cardinal Richard Kuuia Baawobr died in Rome on Sunday, 27 November 2022.
A statement issued in Rome by André-Léon Simonart, Secretary General of the Congregation of Missionaries of Africa, announcing the death stated, “With sadness and pain we hereby inform you of the return to the heavenly Father of Cardinal Richard Baawobr which occurred today, Sunday, 27 November 2022.
“Our confrere was taken by ambulance from the Generalate to the Gemelli Hospital at 5.45pm and we received the sad news at 6.25pm.
The death of Ghana’s Cardinal, Richard Kuuia Baawobr came as a shock to many.
This perhaps is because the Cardinal prior to his passing showed no signs of ill health.
Days after his burial in the Wa Diocese, it has emerged that the Cardinal battled ill health.
Speaking at a Memorial Mass at the Holy Spirit Cathedral in Accra for the fallen Cardinal on February 8, Archbishop Naameh made what could be described as shocking revelations. Watch Video below