Rawlings’ funeral: Filing past begins today

Filing Past the remains of former President JJ Rawlings will begin this morning at the Accra International Conference Centre where his body will be laid in a state.

Heads of Security agencies, leaders of political parties, dignatories and the general public will be allowed to view the body of the former leader beginning today.

On Sunday catholic requiem mass was held for the departed former leader.

On Tuesday, January 26, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and Vice President Dr Mahamadu Bawumia together with their wives would pay their last respect to the late former President.

This would be followed by that of former Presidents and their spouses, the Chief of Staff at the Presidency, and heads and former heads of constitutional bodies.

The Speaker of Parliament, former Speakers, the Chief Justice, former Chief Justices, Justices of the Supreme Court, Members of Parliament (MPs), former ministers of state and members of the diplomatic corps would also have their turn on the same day.

The main funeral event would take place at the Black Star Square in Accra on Wednesday, January 27.

Source: Ghana/Starrfm.com.gh/103.5FM


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