Annan


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Annan

Kofi ('k&UfI). born 1938, Ghanaian international civil servant; secretary-general of the United Nations from 1997: Nobel peace prize 2001 with the UN
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It shows that Annan is likely to survive his last two years in office.
The Annan Riding of the Marches Contest and the Ayrshire, Dumfries and Galloway Branch Championship was held on Annan Academy playing field.
'Kofi Annan was an ardent believer in the capacity of the Ghanaian and African to chart his or her own course onto the path of progress and prosperity.
In paying tribute to Annan, many world leaders cited his integrity and humility while advocating for human rights and international peace and security.
Annan, who won the Nobel Peace Prize for humanitarian work, died in hospital in Bern, Switzerland on Sunday with his wife and three children by his side.
It was always a lot of energy all around when it came to Annan. His deft handling of the many world issues is always a benchmark in the latest international history, more so for the fact that Annan had resolved so many conflicts, literally travelling between the countries and continents.
They described Annan as a pillar that helped Kenya achieve the peace deal during the 2007-08 post-election violence.
Kofi Annan was a dear friend of Ireland and continuously demonstrated strong support for our own peace process and in particular the Good Friday Agreement, which was signed during his leadership of the UN.
'We are saddened by the demise of former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan,' presidential spokesperson Harry Roque said in a statement on Sunday.
The Philippines has joined the international community in mourning the passing of former Secretary General of the United Nations Kofi Annan.
[USA], Aug 19 (ANI): Former United States President Barack Obama paid his rich tribute to former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan, who passed away yesterday, saying the latter never stopped his pursuit of a better world.
In this file photo taken on December 16, 1996 UN Secretary-General Boutros Boutros-Ghali (R) shakes hands with Ghana's Kofi Annan (L), his recommended successor, at UN headquarters in New York.