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Jerry John Rawlings (J.J.)

Date of Birth: 22 June 1947
Place of Birth: Accra, Gold Coast


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Blé Goudé arrested

It also suggests that newly elected President Mahama is breaking decisively with ex-President Jerry Rawlings who favoured close ties with Gbagbo’s allies...


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John Dramani Mahama

Mahama stood for the Bole/Bamboi constituency for the National Democratic Congress in the 1996 elections and President Jerry John Rawlings appointed him Deputy Communications Minister the following year...


The Mahama factor

Internal party polling suggested Mahama should try hard to woo the former President and NDC founder Jerry John Rawlings who had been a trenchant critic of Mills...


Gbagbo’s Ghana connection

They did so hoping for political support from Jerry Rawlings the former President according to sources in Accra and in Abdijan...


The Mahama swing

’ After backroom negotiations Mahama secured what he called the ‘symbolically important’ presence of ex-President Jerry John Rawlings on 31 August at the NDC conference...


After a unifying funeral, a divisive election

Some of the fiercest attacks came from his own NDC party led by former President Jerry John Rawlings...

An important concern for NDC strategists is the popularity of Flight Lieutenant Jerry Rawlings an avowed critic of Mills’s government whose wife Nana Konadu Agyeman Rawlings challenged Mills for the party leadership at last year’s NDC conference but scored under 5% of the vote...


Politicking after the mourning

Mahama's main opponents former President Jerry John Rawlings and his wife Nana Konadu Agyeman Rawlings were in Congo-Brazzaville attending the launch of a business magazine...

Now Nana and Jerry Rawlings are linked to the formation of a rival the National Democratic Party (whose flag bears a close resemblance to that of the NDC)...

One solution may be to reappoint Jerry Rawlings as special representative although his United Nations ambassadorial appointments have turned out badly...


The founder's fury

The National Democratic Congress government is reeling from a fusillade of abuse by the party’s founder ex-President Jerry John Rawlings who describes the people around President John Atta Mills as ‘traitors’...

At the 20th anniversary last week of the 31st December Women’s Movement led by Nana Konadu Jerry Rawlings spoke of a ‘culture of political selfishness greed thievery and ingratitude at the presidency...


It's Woyome time

Mould-Idrissu a former close ally of Nana Konadu Agyeman Rawlings and her husband ex-President Jerry John Rawlings switched to Mills when he faced a challenge from Nana Konadu for the NDC leadership in July (AC Vol 52 No 15 A Mills bomb for Rawlings)...


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