Former President Jerry John Rawlings has apologized to fellow former Heads of State, John Kufuor and John Mahama, for insulting them and ostensibly calling them corrupt.
Mr. Rawlings made the insulting remarks when he met with a delegation from the Mepe Traditional Area of the North Tongu Constituency last week.
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May 28, 2018
WITHDRAWAL OF COMMENTS ON FORMER PRESIDENTS
The office of former President Jerry John Rawlings wishes to inform the general public that the former President has taken due note of concerns raised over certain publications arising out of a meeting he held with a delegation of chiefs and elders from Mepe in the Volta Region last Tuesday.
The former President apologises to former Presidents John Agyekum Kufuor and John Dramani Mahama for the choice of words. He deems the words as inappropriate and withdraws them.