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Fmr. President Rawlings’s Burial Date Released


The Ministry of Foreign affairs has delivered an assertion uncovering the entombment date of late former president Jerry John Rawlings.

Since the death of the former president and the head of the National Democratic Congress, there have been worries concerning which individuals planned to cover him.

A few dates came out yet were totally denied by the family and the public authority saying every one of those dates where bogus.

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All things considered, in the new assertion, the public authority declared that the memorial service and internment of the late legislator starts from January 24th to 26th.

It additionally clarified that the late President Jerry John Rawlings’s burial service will be positioned in the forecourt of the Accra International Conference Center.

The statement read: “‘All diplomatic missions, international organisations and honorary consulates accredited to the Republic of Ghana shall be complimented by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration of the Republic of Ghana with regard to the former Note Verbale No. PR/CIR of 16 December 2020, informing the late Flt of the postponement of the funeral arrangements. Lt. Jerry John Rawlings, former President of the Republic of Ghana, is honoured to notify the late former president of the new dates for the funeral and burial rites as follows:

Laying-In-State from 24th to 26th January 2021 at the Foyer of the Accra International Conference Center (AICC) From 9:00 a.m. to 5p.M. daily; Mass on 26th January, 2021 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the Holy Spirit Cathedral, Accra; Burial Service on 27th January, 2021 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the Independence Square, Accra.

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