Ghana Election 2020: A Communication Team Member of opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Stephen Atubiga, is angry at the Rawlings’ family for not officially informed Flagbearer John Dramani Mahama first, of former President Jerry John Rawlings’s death before informing President Akufo-Addo.
According to Atubga, Mr. Mahama should have been given the honor because, he is the current leader of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) party, before the family had gone to the presidency to inform the president.
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He took to his Facebook and wrote;
“I am very disappointed in the family of the late president, for rushing to the Nana addo’s government like JJ is a individual, or an Npp former party leader. JJ has a party he led before.
“The family of JJ is supposed to have informed the leadership of the NDC party, and our current leader now JDM officially first. Then together with the party , will select some excutives to join the family to officially inform the Outgoing president Nana addo about the death of our former leader.
“We as NDC would be forced to have our own funeral for our leader, if Npp party government is to lead this funeral.
“The NDC party has the capacity in given our former leader a befitting burial.
The family of JJ should allow the NDC party structure leadership and our current leader JDM ,to join hands with them for a historic burial as our own.”
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