As part of the funeral activities of late former President Jerry John Rawlings, he was laid in state today at the Accra International Conference Centre.

The general public along with some dignitaries were then given the opportunity to file past his body to pay their last respect to him.

On Tuesday, January 26, the President and the Vice-President, their respective spouses and other high ranking members from the Judiciary and the Legislature, will also get the opportunity to file past the body of the former statesman.