Activities marking the final funeral rites of former Head Of State, His Excellency Jerry John Rawlings which is expected to last for four day commenced Yesterday, January, 24, 2021 with aCatholic Requiem Mass at the Holy Spirit Cathedral at 2pm and later with a vigil at the Air Force Officers Mess in Accra.
Per the release of the funeral plan after a meeting between the Funeral Planning Committee, the family, the Anlo Traditional Council and other state agencies assisting with the funeral arrangements, His Excellency Jerry John Rawlings after the Requiem Mass will be laid in state for two day — Monday January 25th, and Tuesday January 26th to give opportunity to all Ghanaians To Pay Their last respect to the falling soldier.
As we speak all is set for today’s program happening at the Accra International Conference Centre and photos from there have hit the Internet.
In as much as the deadly Coronavirus pandemic is fast spreading, all safety protocols put in place by the government of Ghana including the wearing of nose mask, maintaining social distancing, frequently washing of hands with soap under running water or using of hand sanitizer.
Ah well see first photos below