The Founder and Leader of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the 1st President under the 4th Republic of Ghana, Flight Lieutenant Jerry John Rawlings died on the 12th of November, 2020 after suffering from a severe but short illness.
His excellency Jerry John Rawlings died at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital after he was unable to respond to treatment in the maternal ward leading to his glorious demise.
JJ Rawlings demise is a very big blow to the NDC, Family members and Ghana as a whole due to how great he was to his Party and individuals. His undisputed legacy can never be replaced by any other person after being the first President to rule the nation for over 18-years in office.
Today will be the last day President Akufo-Addo urged Ghanaians to mourn JJ Rawlings as he announced whiles addressing the nation over the demise of JJ Rawlings. The one week mourning will finally be over today as his final funeral rite is being anticipated since there will be no one week celebration.
Meanwhile, a scarce childhood Photos of Jerry John Rawlings has surfaced in his teenage age’s where he was not yet into the military but as student. This picture was sighted on Facebook as Ghanaians reminisce about the Glorious days of JJ Rawlings.
Have a look at the Photo below;