Mary Grant entered politics after she was appointed Deputy Secretary for Health in 1985 during the PNDC era.
She died on Sunday, September 18, 2016, at the 37 Military Hospital.
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On his Facebook page, he said, “Yesterday (Sunday), Ghana lost a true, committed patriot, Dr Mrs Mary Grant. A medical doctor, a dedicated family woman, Dr Grant took advantage of opportunities that came her way to bring people together and was keenly aware of her heritage. She did not let politics blur her perspectives about family and nation. Yes, she worked with the PNDC. She worked for Ghana. May she rest in peace.”
However, President John Mahama also eulogised the late Dr Mrs Mary Grant, describing her as a “great woman”.
The president wrote on Facebook on Monday, September 19 that the former Council of State member was a “great woman of our modern era”.
She entered politics after she was appointed Deputy Secretary for Health in 1985 during the PNDC era.