SAD NEWS: Former President Jerry John Rawlings is reported dead

Stay Home. Stay Safe. Save Lives.
#COVID19

It is unclear what caused his death, but reports say he was unwell and was at the intensive care unit at a hospital.

READ ALSO: NEW MUSIC: Davido Mebe ft Mugeez R2bees

Mr Rawlings was born in Accra on June 22, 1947, to a Ghanaian mother from Dzelukope, near Keta, in the Volta Region, and a Scottish father.

{The official app for SIRKENN.NET APP, click on the link to download it. SIRKENN.NET APP }

Background of Rawlings

He was educated at Achimota School where he obtained his General Certificate of Education – ‘O’ Level in 1966.

He enlisted as a Flight Cadet in the Ghana Air Force in August 1967 and was subsequently selected for officer cadet training at the Ghana Military Academy and Training School, Teshie, in Accra.

READ ALSO: Ghanaian Actress Cries For Help As She Goes Blind

In March 1968, he was posted to Takoradi in the Western Region to continue his course.

He passed out in January 1969 as a commissioned Pilot Officer. He won the coveted ‘Speed Bird Trophy’ as the best cadet in flying and airmanship.

He earned the rank of Flight-Lieutenant in April 1978. He was an efficient officer with a close rapport with his men.

READ ALSO: ‘Already’ Video Get BET’s 2020 Soul Train Awards Nomination (+Full list)

(Send your news stories to Info@sirkenn.net and via WhatsApp 0205315950) 

Source: adomonline

Please follow and like us:

Related posts

Leave a Comment