Ghana’s former President and African Union High Representative for Somalia, Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings says Africa needs to redeem itself of the indictment of the Darfur humanitarian disaster by rising to support the 12 million people who are facing severe famine in the Horn of Africa region.
Ghana’s former President, Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings has called on Africa to rise up to the challenge when a pledging conference is held on August 25 to raise emergency funds for relief in Somalia and other Horn of Africa countries severely affected by drought and famine.
Ghana’s former President, Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings, on Friday praised Cuba for the role it is playing in the eradication of malaria in Ghana and the West Africa region.
… as he meets Cuban, Japanese and South African envoys
Ghana’s former President and African Union High Representative for Somalia, Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings has called on the international community to urgently come to the aid of Somalia to help alleviate the agony of famine.
Former President Jerry John Rawlings says the drought in Somalia should be a wake-up call to all African leaders that “we may have solved our problems; but certainly we still have problems”.
The African Union’s High Representative for Somalia, Ghana’s former President Jerry Rawlings, has arrived in Mogadishu on his first visit to the country since his appointment in October last year.