Tamale North NDC opens book of condolence in honor of late Prez Rawlings

Signing of the book of condolence in honor of late former President of Ghana, Flt. Lt. Jerry John Rawlings has begun at the NDC office in the Tamale North Constituency.

Senior members and constituency executives of the party wrote their heartfealt words to the former statesman and founder of the NDC at the party office at Kanveli.

Tamale North NDC Vice Chairman signing the book of condolence.

The exercise begun on Thursday morning, 19th November, 2020 and open to the public untill the burial of Mr Rawlings.

Mr Rawlings, age 73, died on Thursday, 12th November at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra after battling a short illness.

He was the first President of the Fourth Republic and served between 1993 and 2001 before handing over to former President J.A Kuffour.

Addressing the media on Thursday, 19th November, 2020, former DEC of Tamale under the Rawlings’ regime, Alhaji A.Y.M.B Ibrahimah eulogized Jerry John Rawlings as selfless and a man of integrity.

Picture: former Tamale DCE Alhaji Ibrahimah signing Rawlings’ book of condolence

He thanked him for given him the opportunity to serve under his administration and noted the people of the Northern Region will forever be grateful for his contribution to Ghana.

Picture: Some senior members & executives of the NDC in Tamale North mourning JJ Rawlings.

However, the party will also hold a memorial walk this Saturday, from Nyanshegu dubbed Founder’s Memorial Walk.

Source: tamaleonline.net

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