Funeral date for the late Former President of the Republic of Ghana, Jerry John Rawlings has been set following earlier postponement by the government.
In a Press Statement of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration sighted by Talksghana.com the statement reads “The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration of the Republic of Ghana presents it’s compliment to all Diplomatic Mission, International Organizations and Honorary Consulates accredited to the Republic of Ghana and with refresh to the former’s Note Varbale No PT/CIR dated 16th December 2020 informing the postponement of the funeral of arrangement for the late Lt Jerry John Rawlings former President of the Republic of Ghana.
According to the Ministry it had the honour to inform of the new dates for the funeral and burial of the late President as follows”
Laying in state from 24 – 26 January 2021 at the foyer of the Accra International Conference Center (AICC) from 9:00 am to 5:00pm daily.
Mass on 26th January 2021 from 9:00 am to 11:00pm at the holy spirit cathedral Church Accra.
Burial Service on 27th January 2021 from 9:00am to 11:00pm.
Read full Press Statement below;
By: Iddrisu Muftaw |TalksGhana.com