Rawlings’ 4 children and what they do


Former President Jerry John Rawlings is married to Nana Konadu Agyemang, with whom he has four children.

They are Zanetor, Yaa Asantewaa, Amina and Kimathi.

On June 22, 2020, Jerry John Rawlings turned 73 years and the former president posed alongside his family including his wife and three accomplished daughters in family photos.

Kimathi Rawlings, however, was missing in the recent stunning family photos.

Below is a compilation of photos and other details of all-four children of former President Jerry John Rawlings.

1. Dr. Zanetor Rawlings


Dr Zanetor Rawlings is the first child and daughter of former president Jerry John Rawlings and former First Lady Nana Konadu Agyemang.

She is the Member of Parliament for Klottey-Korley Constituency in the Greater Accra Region.

She is known for her efforts in championing the rights of children and women in Ghana.

Outside politics, the mother of three is also a medical officer.

2. Yaa Asantewaa Rawlings

Yaa Asantewaa Rawlings is the second daughter of the former head of state and President of Ghana.

She had her early education at Achimota and later at Trinity College.

She earned her first degree from the University of Dublin in Ireland and had her master’s at Boston University.

She is said to be working at the Office of former President Rawlings as a Business Affairs Executive.

3. Amina Rawlings

Anima is the third daughter and child of former President Rawlings and Nana Konadu Agyemang.

She is a lawyer and a member of the International Bar Association, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, AIPN, UK Energy Lawyers Group, LCLCBA, and Scottish Oil Club.

She had her early education at North Ridge Lyceum and Morning Star Schools in Accra.

Amina earned her LLM in Petroleum Law & Policy – CEPMLP from the University of Dundee.

Amina Rawlings has been practicing law for about ten years now.

4. Kimathi Rawlings

Kimathi is the first son and last child of Jerry John Rawlings and Nana Konadu Agyemang Rawlings.

He received his basic education at North Ridge Lyceum and Morning Star School.

Kimathi earned his Bachelor of Science (Bsc) in International Business from Aston University in Birmingham, England.

The son of Jerry John Rawlings also has two certificates from MDT International: 1. An introduction to Oil and Gas Production and 2. Negotiation Skills for the Oil & Gas Industry.

Kimathi Rawlings currently lives in London and works as a Commercial and Portfolio Advisor at Eni, a Multinational Oil and Gas company.

Former President Rawlings is the founder of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the first president of the Fourth Republic.

He ruled the country from 1981 to 2001.

He died on Thursday, November 12, 2020 after a short illness.