21 Aug Kofi Annan, remembered

The Ghanaian born, former Secretary-General of the United Nations Kofi Annan passed away this past weekend, following a short illness at the age of 80. The diplomat and former Nobel Peace Laureate died in Switzerland on Saturday. He was a member of The Elders, a group started by former president, Nelson Mandela. His family is still to finalise funeral arrangements.

To look at the life and times of Kofi Annan:
• Sebastian Brack, senior political officer at the Koffi Annan Foundation
• Prof Tim Murithi, head of the Institute of Justice and Reconciliation
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