The family of His Excellency Jerry John Rawlings, has in consultation with the Government, agreed that the date for the State funeral of the former President is confirmed for Wednesday, 23rd December, 2020.
A press statement issued by the Head of Funeral Planning Committee Ambassador James Victor Gbeho indicates that, the final funeral rite will be held at the Independence Square in Accra.
The statement further said, the family is working in conjunction with the Government on the finer details of the funeral ceremony and will communicate the arrangements in due course.
Individuals and institutions who wish to contribute tributes to the memory of Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings are reminded to email such tributes to email@example.com.
Below is the official press statement.