Ghana’s former President, Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings, has at a ceremony in Enugu paid tribute to the late Biafra leader, General Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, describing his death as a great loss to Nigeria.
Address by His Excellency Jerry John Rawlings, former President of Ghana and African Union High Representative for Somalia – Second Annual Conference of the Center for Technology and Economic Development, New York University, Abu-Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – February 12, 2012
Your Excellencies, Distinguished Guests, Ladies and Gentlemen:
What can I tell you that you do not already know about Somalia? One only need to open any major newspaper and almost on a daily basis something is written about the humanitarian crisis that is playing itself out across the Horn of Africa.
Ghana’s former President and African Union High Representative for Somalia, Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings, says Africa failed to prevent excesses sponsored by some members of the international community during political upheavals in countries such as Libya and Cote d’Ivoire.
Ghana’s former President, Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings arrived in Bloemfontein, South Africa on Friday to participate in activities marking the centenary of the African National Congress (ANC).
ADDRESS BY FLT LT JERRY JOHN RAWLINGS, FORMER PRESIDENT OF GHANA AND LEADER OF THE REVOLUTION AT A LECTURE TO MARK THE 30TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE 31STDECEMBER REVOLUTION – NATIONAL THEATRE, WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 28, 2011