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Flight Lieutenant Jerry John Rawlings (J.J.)

Date of Birth: 22/06/1947
Place of Birth: Accra, Gold Coast


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Diplomacy central

Kufuor can draw on the experience of ECOWAS Executive Secretary Mohamed ibn Chambas Minister of Education under the Jerry Rawlings government and Presidential Secretary Daniel Kufuor Osei who was Ghana's Ambassador to Guinea during Liberia's first civil war...


Cotton tales

Three former officials of ex-President Jerry Rawlings's National Democratic Congress (NDC) were gaoled on 28 April for their part in the Quality Grain scandal involving a loan of US$20 million for a rice-growing project that never materialised (AC Vol 43 No 13)...


Generals on the hill

Jerry John Rawlings and his civilian successor the dour John Kufuor hit breaking point recently...


From crisis to crisis

The opposition New Democratic Congress will start campaigning for the 2004 elections with flagbearer John Atta Mills (backed by ex-President Jerry John Rawlings) after he beat former Finance Minister Kwesi Botchwey (backed by party Chairman Obed Asamoah) for the nomination...


No cheques

The opposition National Democratic Congress has criticised Kufuor's dealings with the Consortium - partly because the Jerry Rawlings-led NDC government had rejected its offer of a 'low-interest' loan...


Fighting for peace

After years of hostility to Togo Burkina Faso and Côte d'Ivoire under Kufuor's predecessor Flight Lieutenant Jerry John Rawlings the NPP was swift to mend fences after coming to office in January 2001...


Yes, Professor!

The former leader Flight Lieutenant Jerry Rawlings backs Atta Mills...


Boom boom

It was vintage Flight Lieutenant Jerry John Rawlings...


Don't praise the lord

There are parallels with Ghana where few believed Flight Lieutenant Jerry Rawlings the military leader turned civilian president would go quietly after two decades in power...


I'm Sam, fly me

Taking over in early 2001 Jonah had to be seen to abandon the strategy followed by former Chief Executive Officer Emmanuel Quartey who was appointed under President Jerry Rawlings...


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