Dr Kofi Annan Is Dead
Former UN Secretary-General Dr Kofi Annan is dead, reported various media sources on August 18, 2018. He was 80.
Dr Annan, a Ghanaian, was the 7th UN Secretary-General from 1997 to 2006. He was the first African to hold the position.
At the time of his death, Dr Annan was a member The Elders. The latter is a group of renowned prominent elders from all over the world, who advocate for human rights. He was also the founder of Kofi Annan Foundation.
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