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Kofi Atta Annan

Date of Birth: 8 April 1938
Place of Birth: Kumasi
Died: 18 August 2018


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Inside the sealed envelope

A sealed envelope with the names of ten people judged by Justice Philip Waki's Commission to be the most important financiers and organisers of last year's post-election violence (AC Vol 49 No 22) is one of the few forms of pressure that former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan can still exert as a mediator in Kenya's political crisis...

In Geneva on 30-31 March at a conference organised by the Kofi Annan Foundation on the anniversary of the power-sharing deal Annan told Africa Confidential that he prefers the option of a Kenya-based tribunal...


See you in the court

Some say the Court was mandated to convict the accused - UN ex-Secretary General Kofi Annan called them criminals before their trials had started...


Courts and killings

A full-page advertisement in the Sunday papers headlined ‘Op-Ed on Kenya’ and signed by the coalition’s chief mediator former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan reminded readers that in 2009 some of the most delicate elements of the National Accord are due to be implemented...


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Shashi Tharoor

Prior to his return to India Tharoor won a high profile as UN Secretary General Kofi Annan's Executive Assistant in 1997...


Who fixed the election and how

The first of the two commissions on Kenya’s election crisis – both advocated by former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan and his group of eminent persons – was charged with investigating the conduct of the elections at all stages...


Hunting the killers

The Waki Commission provided the President Prime Minister and former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan with a confidential list of ten people whose actions deserve more detailed investigation pending prosecution under an international tribunal to be based in Nairobi...

If the Government fails to act within 60 days after submission of the report (15 October) Kofi Annan will present the list and the evidence to the International Criminal Court at The Hague which will commence its own investigations...


Greed in a time of cholera

Paranoia and the elders Paranoia in the Harare government reached new heights when Mugabe turned away a delegation of ‘elders’ led by Kofi Annan Graça Machel and Jimmy Carter...


Biya's grip

An outsider former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan has condemned the provision passed by parliament in April (AC Vol 49 No 8) which indefinitely extends the number of presidential terms...


Changes ahead for UN forces

As Secretary General Kofi Annan increased UN peacekeeping fivefold said Lord Malloch Brown who was Annan's Chef de Cabinet in 2005-6...

Annan went on to found the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre in his native Ghana...


Calling politicians to account

He has handed the core report to former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan with a sealed envelope listing ten key organisers and financiers of the post-election killing spree; the local press is guessing which names are in the envelope...


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