Report reaching SkyNet News confirmed the passing away of president Jerry John Rawlings at Kolebu teaching hospital this morning after a battle with an ailment which has not been disclosed.
The sickness is said to have began after the burial of his mother. He was since then been hospitalized for a week now.
President Jerry John Rawlings was in the military before going into politics and is the founder of the National Democratic Congress.
He died at age 73.