The death of the longest-serving ruler came as a shock to numerous around the world. Flt. Lt. Jerry John Rawlings passed away, around 2 months after the demise of his mom.
The time of her passing clearly was a troublesome second for the former President who was viewed as the most loved child at the hour of her demise.
His desire of giving her a befitting escort, in any case, was regarded before his passing. This was uncovered by previous Special Prosecutor and an old buddy of Mr Rawlings, Martin Amidu.
In his tribute for the former President, he noticed how the late stateman had referenced his feelings of dread of dying because of I’ll health before his mom did.
In spite of the fact that was troublesome, he was conciliated by the way that he got the chance to let her go in a decent manner.
Martin Amidu related Mr Rawlings’ words to him when he met him at the burial of the late mother.
“Boss, it is good it happened now. Boss you individuals won’t ever know. A few years before, I was in a bad mood with my health and I feared I would go before her.
“In any event I would now be able to see her off,” he was cited to have said.
Mother of former President Jerry John Rawlings, Madam Victoria Agbotui died at home Thursday day break on the 24th of September 2020.
Her child, Jerry John Rawlings died two months after, on November 12, 2020, after an undisclosed illness.