JJ, Kufuor & Mahama read scriptures at Nat’l Thanksgiving Service

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The living ex-presidents of on Sunday joined thousands of Ghanaians in a National Thanksgiving Service held to mark the Silver Jubilee anniversary of the Fourth Republic.

Retired Flight Lieutenant Jerry John , and joined President and at the Independence Square for the service.

The ex-presidents read the scriptures before the sermon.

First president of the Fourth Republic Mr Rawlings read the first scripture for the day.

He was followed by his successor, Mr Kufuor, who read the holy scriptures – Psalm 100:1-5 – from the New International Version.

The immediate past president, Mr Mahama, delivered the third reading from Luke 12:16-21.

Ghana's current republic began on January 7, 1993 upon the swearing in of Mr Rawlings.

The country has since witnessed a record three transition of governments from an incumbent to the opposition.

The current government led by Nana Akufo-Addo took over from the -led government, which had been in office since the of Professor John Evans Atta Mills on July 24, 2012.

Source: 3news.com|Ghana

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