The King of the Igbo Community in Ghana, HRM Eze Dr. Ambassador Chukwudi Ihenetu and the entire leadership of the Igbo people in Ghana commiserates with President of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo, the people of Ghana and the Rawlings Family on the sudden death of their former president, His Excellency, John Jerry Rawlings.
in a statement, the royal father said, It is worthy of note that the charismatic late former President until his death maintained a most wonderful cordial relationship with the Igbo people and indeed Nigerians in Ghana who regarded him not only as a sage but also as a mentor and a hero.
“We hope the passage of time will help his family and the Nation of Ghana ease the sadness of the passing of the legend and leave you with happy memories of his indelible acomplishments both within and outside the country.” he said.
Eze Ihenetu added that the late iconic former President,John Jerry Rawlings was not only a reformer, but also left giant footprints in the sand of African politics.
“May his soul rest in peace”; he concludes.