Its marvels to reflect on the achievements of the Flt. Leutenant Rawlings including how the 31st December and June 4th Fettles came to reality. Though these issues were harsh and not in the expected form of ethical precedence, the need to save some group of people "dieing" to be rescued from decrees and non social democracy was obvious.
Member of Parliament for the Sissala West, Mr. Mohammed Sukparu has called on government and other development partners to come to the aid of his constituency following destruction to schools homes and government buildings during a windstorm yesterday. Several government buildings and homes got ripped off in the evening at Gwollu which left many residence stranded, school structures and government facilities unable to function.
John Jerry Rawlings was a former president of Ghana who was elected twice from 1992 to 2001. Prior to this, he had led the country from 1981 to 1992 under military government. He also served as a military governor briefly in 1979 but handed over to Dr Hilla Limann. Later he ousted Dr Hilla Limann from power on the 31st of December, 1981 and recaptured power from 1981 to 2001. On the 12th of November, 2020, He passed away at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra after a short term illness. When we talk of
Late Formal President of Ghana Jerry John Rawlings was born in Accra on the, 22nd June 1947, to a Ghanaian mother called Victoria Agbotui from keta in the volta region of Ghana and a Scottish father called James Remsey John He attended the Achimota school where he obtained his general certificate of Education'O'level in 1966 He enlisted as a flight cadet in the Ghana Air Force in August 1967. He was subsequently selected for the officer cadet training at the Ghana military Academy and training school, Teshie
Today is exactly one week since the death of the Late Jerry John Rawlings and Ghana is still in the state of mourning. This is a throwback speech of Dr. Zilla Limann, daughter of Dr. Hilla Limann who happens to be the husband of Ghanaian Highlife legend Reggie Rock Stone claiming she will never attempt to attend the funeral of Jerry John Rawlings when he dies. She said the main reason why Jerry John Rawlings overthrew her father in the year 1979 was not needed and that has discouraged the love she has for him
Since achieving independence Ghana has experienced relatively little in the way of political stability. The country became a republic on 1 July 1960, and Kwame Nkrumah, who had been Prime Minister of this state and its predecessor since 1952, was made President. Nkrumah's Convention People's Party (CPP) became the sole legitimate political party when the country was declared a one party state on 21 February 1964 and when a military coup deposed Nkrumah on 24 February 1966, the scene was set for a long period
An Eyewitness’s story: A flashback to the conditions that led to the fall of Ghana’s Third Republic.
Please like and follow this page for more updates. Come December 31st 2020 marked the 39th anniversary of the end of the Third Republic. It also marks the removal of Dr Hilla Limann as the executive President of the Republic from office. Dr. liman was removed from office by the Provisional National Defense Council (PNDC) led by Fl. Lt J.J. Rawlings (rtd). You might have a different story, but this is what an eyewitness has to say about the fall of the Third Republic of Ghana and the beginning of the Fourth
Reggie Rockstone has been very instrumental in Ghana's music history.He was able to craft his own genre and popularise it into becoming mainstream.This gifted gentleman has an adorable wife he loves so much.To those who doesn't know his wife, she is called Zilla Limann, daughter of former President Dr. Hilla Limann.
The Grandpapa of Ghanaian Hiplife and a member of VVIP, who celebrated his 18 years of wedding anniversary in recent times, Mr. Reginald Yaw Osei Asante, and his wife, Zilla Limann, have narrated how life has been for them since they officially became married couples. Zilla Limann, is the daughter of the former President of Ghana, Mr. Hilla Limann, and a medical Doctor, who is specialized in all levels. Though a Doctor, she is also a woman of fun, who makes herself happy in every way she sees right. This is
The originator of Ghanaian music genre, Hip-life, Reginald Yaw Osei, popularly known as Reggie Rockstone or ‘Grand-papa’ has flaunted his lovely mother and aunt on social media.
A rainstorm has ripped off the the Hila Limann Senior school the Upper West Region. The school which is situated in the Sisala West District of the region was hit by the rainstorm in the late hours of Sunday 23rd May, 2021. According to the Headmaster of the school, Mahama Jelinge, the storm destroyed several properties of the school.
Jerry John Rawlings who was a Ghanaian military officer and politician and led the country from 1981 to 2001also for a brief period in 1979.He was born on 22 June 1947 – 12 November 2020. He led a military known as the military junta until 1992 where he became the democratic president of the Republic of Ghana. Rawlings came to power in Ghana as a member of the Ghana Air Force in 1979 through a coup d'état . Even though he led an unsuccessful coup attempt against the military government on
Dr. Limann, also known as Babini was born on the 12th day of December, 1934 in Gwollu in the Upper West region of Ghana. He had his basic education at the Tamale Government Middle School. He went on to the London school of Economics where he read Political Science and later obtained a French Diploma at the Sorbonne University. He also obtained a BA (Hons) degree in History at the University of London and a Ph.D in Political Science and Constitutional Law at the University of Paris. Eventually, he became
Thank you for reading this article. Before scrolling down please take a few minute and click on the Follow + button at the top right corner and don't forget to Share this article as well. In this article I will be enlightening you about a late former president of Ghana in the Third Republic. Keep reading. Dr. Hilla Limann Hilla Limann was born on the 12th of December 1934. He was the President of Ghana from 24th September 1979 to 31 December 1981. Eventually he became a diplomat, and served in Switzerland.
The Catholic Standard, before it was banned by the PNDC government of Jerry John Rawlings in 1985, was Ghana’s oldest private newspaper, owned by the Catholic Church of Ghana. The editor of the Catholic Standard during the PNDC era was Reverend Dr. Charles Palmer Buckle, the former ArchBishop of Accra. It will be recalled that when the PNDC ousted Dr. Hilla Limann’s PNP government in 1981, the PNDC carried out several anti-democratic and human rights abuses against many Ghanaians including journalists, chiefs,
Flashback:Rare Photos Of Rawlings With Limann, Whom He Brought To power And Overthrew His Government
Between the time of Ghana’s independence on 6 March 1957 and following the second military coup staged by Flight-Lieutenant Jeremiah John Rawlings on New Year’s Eve in 1981, there had been no less than ten successive governments in Ghana. On July 8, the People's National Party (PNP), led by Dr. Hilla Limann, an Nkrumah stalwart and a man brought to power by Rawlings won the elections, and then there begun a process for the transfer of power. At the end of August, Rawlings reflected that since he was confident
The second highest office holders, well-known in the political arena as Vice Presidents have over the years been very instrumental and resourceful in championing the developmental affairs of our mother Ghana. Their wives also continue to stand with them through the thick and thin to ensure that Ghana becomes a better place for living. In this article, we are going to clearly learn about all the Vice Presidents and Second Ladies Ghana has been blessed with since independence. Follow me, and let's together do
Northern Ghana politics started not on ethnic lines, but on regional lines. It started as a common alliance to turn the tide of deprivation there. The pioneering political group, which later formed the Northern People's Party (NPP), got into an alliance with the Danquah-Busia tradition. They thought their interest would be better served with the "Asantes" than with Nkrumah and the CPP. The Danquah-Busia-Dombo tradition is the New Patriotic Party (NPP) of today so NPP and the north have some history. Rawlings
A Ghanaian but an America surgeon, Dr. Moses de Graft- Johnson is termed to ten years imprisonment for each health care fraud, conspiracy to commit fraud and aggravated identity theft. Dr. de Graft Johnson immigrated to America at his childhood stage and was the relative of his excellency, Hilla Limann. De-graft had all his education at America and became medical doctor. He was recently caught to have been performing unecessary procedures on patients, billing health care companies millions for surgeries never
History has played the huge part in every country’s development, in both positive and negative ways with keen eyes on the situation for which event took place. In award winning US-Based Ghanaian author, Stacy M. Amewoyi’s recounts of certain events in history that are contributing to the lives of the current generation and generation to come after, the charismatic and emphatic author focused and drew the attention of the world to parenting. Stacy M. Amewoyi opened Ghana’s history up in MISSING FATHERS