Previous President, Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings will deliver the keynote address to mark the 41st anniversary of the June 4 rebellion on Thursday June 4, 2020.
A assertion issued by Kobina Andoh Amoakwa of the Communications Directorate of the previous President reported owing to the social distancing safety protocols instituted by governing administration as a outcome of the Covid-19 pandemic, the anniversary deal with will be shipped by a stay virtual broadcast.
In accordance to the anniversary preparing committee, the topic for the celebration, which is influenced by the pandemic and the beliefs of the revolution is ‘Strengthening the Spirit of Patriotism, Resilience and Integrity in Hard Times.’
Other speakers such as primary members of the Nationwide Democratic Congress will communicate at the E-durbar.
In compliance with the social distancing protocols, selected members of the media will be invited to protect the E-Durbar.
As aspect of the celebrations, donations will be produced to the Muslim local community in commemoration of the Eid ul Fitr and chosen healthcare services will receive PPE to assist the fight towards coronavirus.
On June 4, 1979, associates of the military, drawn primarily from the junior ranks and impressed by mass social and community discontent, took in excess of the governance of the country after it had sunk into a point out of social, economic and political decay.
The pursuing a few months led to a ‘housecleaning’ physical exercise immediately after which elections were being held and the mantle of political leadership handed above to the federal government of the People’s National Get together, ushering in the 3rd Republic.