Kufuor Is A ‘Terrorist’ – Rawlings – Previous President Jerry John Rawlings has propelled one more searing assault on the man who succeeded him in office, Mr John Agyekum Kufuor, considering him a terrorist.
He additionally blamed previous President Kufuor for managing defilement and censured him for certain “killings” which occurred under Kufuor’s eight-year term in office.
Speaking Sunday on Accra-based Asaase FM, this is the means by which Mr Rawlings surveyed the administration of his successor:
“That man was one of the worst constitutional terrorists I have come across,” he claimed.
“If I have criticised and exposed him, once a while, and that appears to be earning him public sympathy, then I don’t see why I should be criticising people who have committed less offences,” he said.
Mr Rawlings had been asked by the host, Kwaku Sekyi Addo, about his sentiments when he gave over force in January 2001 after more than 19 years in charge of undertakings, as Ghana’s longest-serving pioneer.
“I was quite tired of being in office, ” he said, pointing to the fact that he was also advanced in age with “little energy left” and therefore, it was something he was looking up to.
“[But] when the foolishness started, and we had to put up with, and we did,” he recalled.
He vowed to let increasingly out in a book he has composed, expected to come out soon.
Previous President Rawlings quickly discussed why he dropped out with President Dr. Hilla Limann, whom he removed in an overthrow in 1979.
He guaranteed, that organization made an attempt to kill he, mistreated individuals, slaughtered a portion of the individuals associated with the insurgency and among others, got degenerate.
“Liman almost eliminated me…I had no choice but to step in,” Mr. Rawlings asserted.