As it is outlined boldly in the 1992 constitution of the land, every president elect is supposed to be sworn in on January 7th to officially pave way for the country to have an executive leader. And this year was of no exception as the president elect of the just ended elections was awaiting to be sworn in today despite the post election brouhaha by the opposition NDC. The swearing in of every president is a colourful occasion that calls for the presence of prominent figures both locally and international. The
There are always look alike of people although they might not be brothers, sisters or family members and same is happening to our formal president Jerry John Rawlings. The uncanny resemblance of a man to Ghana’s much-loved statesman, late former president Jerry John Rawlings has got netizens confusing one for the other. The man identified as Irvin Randle, spots a white beard identical to that of Papa Jay while alive, and his light skin tone is an exact match to that of the recently deceased 73year old former
The National Democratic Congress party Flagbeare was on campaign tour when the New and demise of the founder the first President of the Fourth Republic was announced to them leaving the Mr Dramani Manama with no alternative and tour was truncated .The one week national mourning for His Excellency and the founder of the National Democratic Congress party came to an end making way for political activities to resume . The Ashanti Region tour which was truncated was revived by the NDC through a peace
Do you remember how ex-president JJ Rawlings made us so proud of him one time when he got down from his car at Pampram to help direct the traffic because traffic was steep and someone had to direct it freely? Well, he was the one who got down from the comfort of his car and started directing the cars. He directed the cars to the amazement of all drivers. Soon enough some other people knowing his personality joined him to help direct the traffic so that the cars on the road could move freely. Lots of admirers
A Kumasi based renowned reggae artiste, Mr Jackson Elvis Etuah has expressed disappointments about the manner in which the music industry has been losing its popularity in the country. In his view he linked the situation to the profane languages which of late have been smuggled into the noble profession and the authorities inability to enforce measures to discourage the vulgar languages in the industry.
Lawyer Amina Rawlings is the last daughter of the late H.E Flt. lt. Jerry John Rawlings who served as former head of state and the first President of the fourth republic of Ghana. Lawyer Amina Rawlings, as the third born of Papa Jay, attended the North Ridge Lyceum and Morning Star schools in Accra. She went on to the Millfied School in England. Amina Rawlings had her tertiary education at the University of Dundee. She studied law. For her LLM she studied Petroleum Law & Policy – CEPMLP,, University of Dundee.
The demise of the late president Ft Lt Jerry John Rawlings brought the nation to a standstill. It was such a sad moment when the ex president died in the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital following a short illness. Actually the illness is alleged to be covid 19 but it is not confirmed. According to sources, he was admitted to the hospital for less than a week. We all knew our Papa Jay was fit till the wicked death snatched him away from us. The flag bearer of the Ghanaian Union Movement, Pastor Christian Kwabena Andrews
Yaa Asantewaa Rawlings is considered to be fortunate to be the daughter of the founder of the National Democratic Congress and first president of the fourth republic of Ghana, the late H.E Flt. Lt. Jerry John Rawlings. Among the four beautiful children of Papa Jay, she happens to be the second. Yaa Asantewaa Rawlings was born in Accra Ghana. She attended the Achimota Primary and North Ridge Lyceum schools for her primary education. She continued to the Wesley Girls High School in Cape Coast. She graduated in
A Kumasi based renowned reggae artiste, Mr Elvis Jackson Etuah has stressed the need for the government to come out with measures that could ensure that musicians are introduced into the digitization process to help them sustained in business. Jackson Etuah known in the reggae music circles as Papa Jay observed that without government's intervention, many musicians would risk losing their jobs.
Gone are the days whereby the Kumawood Movie Industry was the best Local movie industry in Ghana with how it portrayed and reflected on our culture which always gives moral lessons to viewers.
Dr. Zenator Rawlings of the the National Democratic Congress (NDC) when interview during her jubilation following her victory of retaining her parliamentary seat again made a comment when interviewed by Joy News, “wish my dad was here to witness my victory” said Dr. Zenator Rawlings Agyeman. Dr Zanetor Rawlings is the incumbent Member of Parliament for the NDC in the Korle Klottey constituency. She was contested by her immediate rival, Prince Appiah of the NPP in the 2020 election as the incumbent won and
Before you proceed on reading this article, please tap on the follow link at the top right corner of your phone or laptop to get more updates and authentic contents from us. The entire Ghana and Africa has been saddened again by the sudden death of former Ghana's president Jerry John Rawlings. Jerry John Rawlings is a former Ghanaian military leader and subsequent politician who ruled the country from 1981 to 2001 and also for a brief period in 1979. He led a military junta until 1992, and then served two terms
Jerry John Rawlings was born 22 June 1947 and passed on 12 November 2020, he was also known as the Papa Jay, or the Mr.Boom or the the Gentle Jesus. He was was a military officer and a politician who ruled Ghana from the year 1982 to 2001. Jerry John Rawlings Ruled in Ghana as a flight lieutenant of the Ghana Air Force after a coup d'etat in the 1979, even before that he had lead a group of people to attempt a coup d'etat against the military government which failed in the year 15 May 1979. Just in about five
Ghana has been badly hit by a terrible news that perhaps no one ever anticipated or saw coming in this present time. Flt. Lt. Jerry John Rawlings has made a huge name for himself in Ghana in terms of governance and politics. The former president, Jerry John Rawlings, is known to be the founder of one of Ghana's greatest political parties today, the National Democratic Congress (NDC). The NDC will forever be grateful to this man for their existence. And whenever they ascend to the presidency and government, it
Ghanaians continue to respond to a very sad news that has shook the roots of the entire nation. J.J Rawlings, as popularly known, died on Thursday morning at the National Cardio-theracic Centre at the Korley-bu Teaching Hospital in Accra after some short illness. He died at the age of 73 and left behind three (3) daughters and a wife. Check out these adorable moments during the life of the late former president. 2 .Early days in the military and mother who passed on this year and was buried about a month
The much awaited manifesto outdooring of the opposition NDC is scheduled for today September 7 at the University of Profesional Studies in Accra. Key among high profile NDC party people, including the flagbearer John Dramani Mahama, party executives and council of elders. However, it is not clear whether the former president and founder of the party Jerry John Rawlings will be attending the manifesto launch today. The party's founder has not been in good terms with his own party following the fall out of the
Today 19th of November is approximately one week of the sudden demise of the Ex President Jerry John Rawlings death. Individually, We all mourning in our own way and the Government is making all the neccessary arrangement to give our Late President a befitting State burial. In the mean time a Photo reaching our door step revealed a customized cloth for the late president Funeral printed on it Flt.LT Jerry John Rawlings Aliase Papa Jay which has got netizens talking. Which will automatically push Ghanaians to
Indeed the mighty has fallen. It is believed that His Excellency the former President of the Republic Jerry John Rawlings is dead. It is said that he died today 12th November, 2020 after a short illness at the Korle Bu Hospital. He has been on admission for about a week now. The cause of his death is yet to be known. The late President recently lost his mother and it can be recalled that the mother was laid to rest some few weeks ago. He was born in Accra on 22nd June,1947 to a Ghanaian mother and a Scottish
A Kumasi-based renowned reggae artiste Mr. Elvis Jackson Etuah has observed that if government is able to hoodwink the musicians in the creative arts industry into digitization process through systematic programs and workshops to become abreast with the modern trends in the music production, it will go a long way to not only boost the music industry but also would help generate revenue to the government to support the economy.
A section of practitioners in the creative arts industry have passionately appealed to the government to come to their aid to enable them revive their businesses, which according to them are on the verge of collapse Speaking to the correspondent in an interview on Friday September 17 2021, the spokesperson for the group Mr Jackson Elvis Etuah disclosed that following the emergence of covid-19 pandemic many musicians in the creative arts industry have lost their jobs, while others are silently suffering in their homes as a result of their inability to get financial support to revive their businesses.