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Kofi Atta Annan
Ghana

Kofi Atta Annan

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


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Democrats under fire

The former United Nations Secretary General, Kofi Annan, warned of the risks at the Fifth Tana Security Forum in Ethiopia on 25 April: 'If a leader doesn't want to leave office… and elections are seen as being gamed to suit a leader and he stays term after term after term, the tendency may be the only way to get him out is through a coup or people taking to the streets...

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Fugitive flees as courts sidelined

The exceptions are Kenya's cases, which resulted from mediation by Kofi Annan, then the UNSG, and Sudan's referral by the UNSC, in a resolution supported by Africa's non-permanent members on the Council (Permanent Five members China and Russia ignored Sudan's request to veto that referral)...


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...


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