Historic Ghanaian boxer, Azumah Nelson, has revealed how he got so close to the late former President Jerry John Rawlings. In an interview on Face to Face sighted by martin on the official YouTube handle of Citi TV before the demise of the JJ, Azumah amazed everyone when he mentioned what Rawlings used to do.
According to the four-time world boxing champion, he and the former president really got acquainted with each other during their preparation towards the World Olympic games held back in the day.
Azumah indicated that at the time, there was a particular gold medalist in boxing from America he was preparing to meet and JJ Rawlings decided to give this full attention. The renowned boxer recounted that although he was the head of state at the time, JJ would come into their training room to sweep, clean and serve them food to make sure they were safe. From then, the relationship between the two revered Ghanaian icons just kept getting better and better.
He used to sweep & clean the room after our training - Azumah Nelson recounts why he was so close to Rawlings.To read more click on the link. https://bit.ly/3ptiCJF
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