The late former President of the Republic of Ghana, Flt. Lt. Jerry John Rawlings will be buried on Wednesday, December 23, 2020, and a State funeral held on same day the family has announced.
A statement signed by the Head of the Funeral Planning Committee, Ambassador Victor Gbeho, and released in Accra on Monday, November 30, 2020, said the State funeral for the late President will be held at the Independence Square in Accra.
It 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”.
It added “Individuals and institutions who wish to contribute tributes to the memory of the Flt Lt. Jerry John Rawlings are reminded to email such tributes @jjrawlingsmemorial.org”.