Covid-19: Ex-president Rawlings announces temporary closure of office

Former President Jerry Rawlings
Former President Jerry Rawlings

Former Ghanaian leader Flt. Lt. Jerry John Rawlings has announced a temporary closure of his office until further notice.

A statement from his office on Thursday, March 26 said the closure of the office is due to the outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic and is aimed at protecting both staff and visitors alike.

Former President Rawlings indicated that “isolation is key to protecting ourselves from the COVID-19 virus and it is in support of measures taken by the government to mitigate the spread of the virus.”

He urged all Ghanaians to seriously observe the safety measures put in place by the government to stem the spread of the coronavirus.

The former President Rawlings has in the past few days voluntarily tested for the virus and received a negative result.

Members of the general public who wish to contact the former President or his office should kindly note that they can email or call mobile numbers 0264444464, 0200736637 or 0244023868.

Social media users can also contact the office on or Twitter handle @officeofJJR.

Source: Daily Mail GH

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