In the number one spot up to the final funeral rites of Ghana’s first President of the Fourth Republic, Flight Lieutenant Jerry John Rawlings, there were reports of our former leader having kids with different ladies outside his marriage with Nana Konadu.
Two ladies have so far arose out of the shadows with cases of being the biological children of the late former president.
The initial, a 52-year old person by name Abigail Mawutor Rawlings who professes to be the first little girl stood out as headlines after she sprung up after the downfall of Mr Rawlings.
During media interaction with madam Mawutor, she claimed that in 2003, she was bribef by veteran entertainer and TV character, Grace Omaboe otherwise called Maame Dokono, to escape the country all together not to be killed.
The second, one Kate Yeboah likewise asserted that previous President Rawlings met her mom at Breman Asikuma where she dwelled, prompting a relationship that brought about her creation.
A 50-year old person from Nkoranza, Akwasi Aboagye additionally came out to guarantee affiliations with the former president.
Mr Aboagye asserted to be the first child of Mr Rawlings. He related in a meeting that his mom distinguished the late legislator as his biological dad; adding that the previous first couple knew.
To brace the generally existing truth, be that as it may, during the recognitions by the offspring of the previous President, the request for their births was plainly marked and sketched out in the leaflet.
Dr Zanetor Agyeman-Rawlings was marked as “little girl and first kid,” Yaa Asantewaa’s followed after accordingly with the subtitle “daughter and second kid.” Amina’s name came up intently after her more seasoned sisters with the engraving “Third kid.”
“The fourth and only son” as describing Kimarthi, whom many have portrayed as a duplicate of his dad, Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings.
To additionally set their bond, Zanetor, the oldest girl of Jerry and Nana Konadu Agyeman Rawlings gave the foundations to their names during her accolade for the previous President.
While praising her dad, she noticed how his drive for change and transformation reflected in all respects of his life, including the naming of his kids.
Every one of the four kids she said, was named after a worrier, except for the first whose name implied his journey to free the then ‘obscured’ country, from its misery.
“Zanetor, an Ewe extraction name, a command signifying ‘haziness should stop’. A name you made and provided for your first child during the troublesome occasions in Ghana as you expected a finish to the defilement and monetary difficulty,” she clarified.
Previous President Rawlings was covered on formal, January 27, 2021, at the Military Cemetery following a four-day state funeral function was held in his honor.
He died on November 12, 2020, at age 73.