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Kofi Atta Annan
Ghana

Kofi Atta Annan

Former United Nations Secretary General (1997-2007)

Date of Birth: 8/4/1938
Place of Birth: Kumasi


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Deficit blues

This change of heart came as Emmanuel Kwesi Aning, the forthright Director of the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre in Accra, warned that government might lack the capacity to monitor and police a national strike...


The Court lowers the curtain

Three days after the judgement, Kofi Annan, the former United Nations Secretary General, weighed in with a call for electoral reform to tackle the complaints raised in the case...


Transparency's clear win

Brendan O’Donnell of the Global Witness Oil Campaign called it a huge victory for transparency and Kofi Annan’s Africa Progress Panel welcomed the move...


Bringing it all back home

Time pressing for Ruto In 2008, supporters of Kenyatta and Ruto campaigned to derail efforts to establish a credible local tribunal to try those accused of organising the post-election violence (AC Vol 50 No 15, Kofi Annan puts politicians on the spot over poll violence, Kenyan politicians face new deadline & The CIPEV's recommendations)...


Gertler’s assets multiply

APP’s board is headed by former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan and includes the International Monetary Fund ex-Managing Director, Michel Camdessus; the Prudential insurance company’s Group CEO, Tidjane Thiam (AC Vol 40 No 2, Abidjan's anglos); and former United States Treasury Secretary Robert Rubin...


Jubilee aims to win it in one

Strong statements from interested parties such as the United States, Britain and former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan have failed to calm passions and only deepened the divide between the two main coalitions, whose candidates are pretty evenly balanced...


Pitfalls ahead for foreigners

One of the most controversial was by United Nations ex-Secretary General Kofi Annan, who remains a major figure in Kenya because he helped negotiate the power-sharing deal that ended the political crisis in 2008...


Holding their breath

The risk of international isolation was made clear in public by former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan and in private by outgoing United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton...


Shotgun wedding season

A recent veiled warning by AU mediator Kofi Annan brought home the threat of international isolation should Kenyatta triumph in March...


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