The Police and Military have prevented a 52-year-old woman, Abigail Rawlings Mawutor who claims to be the daughter of Ghana’s former President, Jerry John Rawlings from entering the Accra International Conference Centre where the mortal remains of Mr. Rawlings had been laid.
Abigail Rawlings Mawutor who spoke in an interview with SVTV Africa and reported by this website said that she is the daughter of Mr. Rawlings but has not been recognized as such by the family.
According to her, she is ready to take a paternity test to confirm her claims. She said she found out that Rawlings was her fatehr in 2002 and in 2003, she made attempts to let the world know. However, she was given money to remain quiet about the issue
“Maame Dokono knows about this. In 2003, I paid her a visit and told her about my story, but she told me if I don’t keep quiet about it I may die. So she gave me money and I left the country,” Abigail told host, Ayisha.