President Nana Akufo-Addo has suspended all his campaign activities and that of the NPP over the unexpected death of ex-president Rawlings.
As expected of a sitting president, Akufo-Addo has halted all campaign engagements in order to mourn with the Rawlings’.
In a statement confirming the death, the President expressed his deepest condolence to the family and the entire nation over the loss.
“A great tree has fallen, Ghana is poorer for the loss,” the statement noted.
Mr. Rawlings passed on Thursday, November 12, 2020, at the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital where he was receiving treatment.