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University of Ghana Enterprise Hub to be Named After Kofi Annan

The University of Ghana is to name its Enterprise Hub for Agricultural Innovation after the late Mr Kofi Annan, a former United Nations Secretary-General. This...
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Mahatma Gandhi Statue Has Been Moved to Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence

Ms. Shirley Ayorkor Botchway, the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration on Wednesday eulogised the Ghana-India bilateral relations which dates back over...
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Ibrahim Governance Weekend: slated for 5-7 April 2019

The Mo Ibrahim Foundation (MIF) has announced that its flagship annual event, the Ibrahim Governance Weekend (IGW), will be held from 5-7 April 2019,...
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Rich Ghanaian culture takes center stage on second day of Kofi Annan’s funeral

There was a rare opportunity for Ghanaians and members of the international community present to catch a glimpse of unadulterated Ghanaian culture on display...
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A tribute to Kofi Annan, from his family

On August 18, the world lost a leader and a statesman: Kofi Atta Annan. And we lost a brother, a husband, a father, a grandfather,...
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Kofi Annan 1938 – 2018

It is with immense sadness that the Annan family and the Kofi Annan Foundation announce that Kofi Annan, former Secretary General of the United...
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Former Secretary-General of the United Nations Kofi Annan

Former Secretary General of the United Nations Kofi Annan passed away at the age of 80 at a Swiss hospital on Saturday. While mourning him,...
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Former UN chief, Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan

Former Secretary-General of the United Nations (UN) and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan passed away in Switzerland at the age of 80 on...
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Kofi Annan for the Washington Post: The developing world is an easy target for...

Kofi Annan was secretary-general of the United Nations from 1997 to 2006 and is a co-recipient with the U.N. of the 2001 Nobel Peace...
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Kofi Annan and Gro Harlem Brundtland Statement on the Dissolution of Eta

Today, Kofi Annan, Chair of the Kofi Annan Foundation and former United Nations Secretary-General, and Gro Harlem Brundtland, former Prime Minister of Norway and...
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UG Chancellorship: Chinery-Hesse Replaces Kofi Annan

The Management of the University of Ghana (UG), after a diligent search and enquiry, has announced the election of Mrs Mary Chinery-Hesse as Chancellor,...
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Youth in Europe And African entreated to form partnerships

The Italian Prime Minister, Mr Paolo Gentiloni, has called for strong partnership between the youth of Europe and Africa. He said as one of the...

Ghana set to host Innovation Week

The annual Information Communication Technology (ICT) Innovation Week by the Ghana-India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence is set to take place on 4 –...
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GIZ, NADMO pilot risk reduction instrument for farmers

GIZ, a German Development Agency, in partnership with the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO), has rolled out a programme on preventive and risk reduction...
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Kofi Annan Statement on Zimbabwe

The only legitimate and sustainable way out of the Zimbabwe crisis is through elections with integrity in 2018. The political crisis in Zimbabwe is not...
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Kofi Annan to brief UN Security Council on Myanmar

On Friday 13 October Mr Kofi Annan, Chair of the Kofi Annan Foundation and the Advisory Commission on Rakhine State, will brief UN Member...

Ghana’s Democratic Consolidation is Dependent on Security Sectors- Nitiwul

Governance and management of defense and security sectors are essential to the consolidation of democracy in developing and transitional democracies, Mr Dominic Nitiwul, the...
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Kofi Annan following the release of Hakainde Hichilema

I congratulate the Zambian authorities for dropping the treason charges against Hakainde Hichilema and his team, and releasing them after one hundred days in...
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Don’t favour foreign businesses more – Kofi Annan

Dr Kofi Annan, a Former United Nations Secretary-General, has advised African governments and state institutions not to give undue advantage to foreign businesses at...
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Kofi Annan Advises Leaders on Team Formation

Dr Kofi Atta Annan, the Former United Nations Secretary-General, has cautioned individuals who find themselves in leadership positions to constitute strong teams comprising persons...
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True Democratic Leaders is What Africa Needs – Kofi Annan

Dr Kofi Atta Annan, the Former United Nations Secretary-General, has said Africa needs courageous, persistent and compassionate leaders who would tap into the continent’s...

Girls ICT Empowerment is of Importance to Government-Vincent Sowah

The Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in ICT (KACE) in collaboration with the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has marked the International Girls in ICT...

G7 Industrialised Countries Make Commitment To Modern Energy In Africa

Energy Ministers from the G7 industrialised countries have reiterated their commitment to increase access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy in Africa. At the...
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KAIPTC Tops Global Go-To Think Tank Ranking

The Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) has emerged the first institution in sub-Saharan Africa on the Global Go-To Think Tank Ranking. A statement issued...

Nana Addo 1st, Mahama 2nd on social media most influential

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo-Addo has beaten competition from 2015 frontrunner, Kofi Annan to emerge the 2016 Most Influential Public Figure on Social Media...

John Dumelo Is The Most Influential Ghanaian On Social Media

Actor, businessman and politician, John Dumelo has beaten 2015 frontrunner, Yvonne Nelson to emerge the 2016 Most Influential Ghanaian on Social Media in the...
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African countries must not withdraw from ICC-Kofi Annan

The apparent African exodus from the international criminal court must be stopped or the most heinous crimes will be allowed to go unpunished, Kofi...
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Chieftaincy dispute: Kofi Annan invited to the Eastern Regional House of Chiefs

The King of Akyem Abuakwa, Amoatia Ofori Panyin II, has invited former UN Secretary General, Kofi Annan, to the Eastern Regional House of Chiefs...
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Kofi Annan repeats call for the promotion of agriculture

He said Africa must be ready to promote agriculture in order to feed itself with what is it produces, rather than produce what it...
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Universities asked to address challenges of global peace

Mr Kofi Annan, the Chancellor of the University of Ghana, said universities could play powerful roles in attacking contemporary challenges of global peace and...