Former President Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings will deliver a keynote address to mark the 41st anniversary of the June 4 uprising on Thursday June 4, 2020.

According to a press release,  the anniversary address will be delivered by a live virtual broadcast. This is due to the social distancing protection protocols instituted by government as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic,

The theme for the celebration which is inspired by the pandemic and the ideals of the revolution is; “Strengthening the Spirit of Patriotism, Resilience and Integrity in Difficult Times”, the statement said.

Other speakers including leading members of the National Democratic Congress will speak at the E-durbar.

According to the statement, selected members of the media will be invited to cover the E-Durbar in compliance with the social distancing protocols  Full details will be released in due course.

As part of the celebrations, donations will be made to the Muslim community in commemoration of the Eid ul Fitr and selected medical facilities will receive PPEs to support the fight against the corona virus.

Leave a Reply