- An old video of the time late former president Rawlings was cooking banku in public has popped up
- In the video, the former statesman was seen stirring corn dough that was on fire
- Jerry John Rawlings sadly passed away on November 12, 2020, in Accra
An epic throwback video which showed former president Flt. Lt. Jerry John Rawlings cooking banku while in public has popped up just a day after his death.
In the video sighted by YEN.com.gh on Instagram, the former president appeared to be attending an event that was likely to be a food bazaar.
While going on rounds at the event and visiting one stall to the other, late Jerry John Rawlings made a stop at a place where a lady was preparing what looked like banku.
In a bid to show his all-roundedness, Jerry John Rawlings took over the cooking and started stirring it expertly to the admiration of all those gathered.
While cooking, the people who were gathered were seen and heard cheering the former president on.
The cheers got even louder when the former Ghanaian leader asked for more space to be able to show off his cooking skills.
The said video has since started going viral with many social media accounts reposting it in remembrance of the gallant soldier and astute former president.
Former president Rawlings is believed to have died on November 12, 2020, at around 10 am at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra.
Some unconfirmed reports that are coming in alongside the sad news have it that the former president died of the dreaded COVID-19 diseases.
In other news related to the death of J.J Rawlings, YEN.com.gh earlier reported that Ghanaian international boxer, Braimah Kamoko, famed as Bukom Banku, has been spotted in a video weeping bitterly over the death of Jerry John Rawlings.
In the video sighted by YEN.com.gh on Instagram, the titled boxer was seen weeping bitterly and wiping his tears with what looked like a bandana.
Bukom Banku was heard asking why the former president would depart the world so soon and wondered who was going to run the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the former leader's stead.
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Source: Yen News