Kweku Baako, Kwesi Pratt, Akoto Ampaw, others were jailed to contain a situation – Rawlings tells Asaase Radio

Jerry John Rawlings has justified the inhumane torture meted out to Kweku Baako, Kwesi Pratt, Akoto Ampaw, Mawuli Goka, and their ilk, being jailing without trial. According to him, these people regarded themselves as intellectuals and didn’t know when and what to say at the right time, therefore, he ordered their imprisonment, just to contain […]

Stop the overbearing and intimidating behavior-Rawlings speaks on deployment of Military at borders

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has waged into the brouhaha surrounding the deployment of military personnel along Ghana’s borders. A statement issued by the former President and sighted by said the deployment has created so much suspicion and calls for intelligent flexibility and diligence. The former President said the restrictions emanating from COVID-19 have […]

Election 2020: Rawlings won’t consent to Mahama-Botchwey ticket

Paul Adom-Otchere, host of Good Evening Ghana says Prof. Kwesi Botchwey’s likely nomination as John Dramani Mahama’s running mate will not please the founder of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) because of some fractious relationship between Rawlings and Botchwey. According to Adom-Otchere, if John Mahama selects someone that will get the blessing of Rawlings, then the former […]