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Kofi Atta Annan

Date of Birth: 8/4/1938
Place of Birth: Kumasi
Died: 18/08/2018


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Kabila squeezes the miners

Lobby groups such as Kofi Annan's Africa Progress Panel and the anti-corruption and environmental lobby group Global Witness reckon Glencore has pumped cash, loans and shares worth over US$500 million into offshore companies controlled by Gertler...


New order tackles old debts

Security experts in Accra, such as Kwesi Aning of the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre, argue that far better regional coordination and national awareness are required, despite the lack of specific and immediate threats...


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)...


Kagame mourns – and warns

Echoing his predecessor Kofi Annan's apology of 2004, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said sorry for the departure of the UN troops from Rwanda just when they were most needed, as the genocide was beginning...


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...


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