It’s been several years since the tragic demise of the king of pop music, Michael Jackson at the age of 50.
His death on 25th June 2009 took the world by surprise and none more than Africans.
In Ghana, one of the memories the nation shares with the king of pop Michael Jackson happened back in 1995, October 31st.
At an event held in California for Ghana’s visiting president at the time, His Excellency former president Jerry John Rawlings, Michael Jackson presented him with 2 Gold swords on behalf of the Saudi Arabian royal, Al-Waleed Bin Talal.
The banquet which was purposely organized for Rawlings took place at the plush Beverly Hilton Hotel in California.
Unfortunately Rawlings has also passed away and the two legends should can share a laugh or two in the afterlife.
As we throwback to those memories, here is a video of how the event unfolded back in 1995 as Michael Jackson presented the 2 Gold swords to Papa Jay.
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