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Kofi Annan

Secretary-General of the United Nations from 1997 to 2006. He worked on a variety of international development projects during his tenure, including the Iraq Oil-for-Food program. He was a recipient of the 2001 Nobel Peace Prize.
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Secretary General Kofi Annan recently announced he has the solution to global warming: Americans should stop eating meat and start dining on insects.
uk Sunday, July 19: The Kofi-Barnes Aggregation - saxophonists Tony Kofi and Alan Barnes lead a stellar sextet line-up in the grand finale to the Legends Festival.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Kofi Annan, the former UN secretary general, said the US-led invasion of Iraq was a mistake and helped to create the ISIL terrorist group.
Cue words like "leper treatment", "hysteria" and "an aggressive minority" from Kofi Mason-Sesay's mother and head teacher.
Nine-year-old Kofi Mason-Sesay was due to join St Simon's Catholic Primary School in Stockport, Greater Manchester, for an annual placement as his mother Miriam carries out fundraising visits to schools with charity EducAid Sierra Leone.
Economic and Investment analyst, Kofi Arkaah, asked Bank of Ghana to introduce a law to cap investments by commercial banks in government securities.
The miner has also received a mining permit for its Kofi Nord project, which covers eight gold deposits at Tabakoto.
Kofi Nyidevu Awoonor (also known as George Awoonor Williams) was
Fauzia Kofi, a Wolesi Jirga member from Badakhshan, who heads the group, told journalists they would work tirelessly to ensure equal role for women in politics.
Joy ruled the day once more as over 300 Swiss and international officials, including Kofi Annan, former Secretary-General of the United Nations, international students, respected colleagues and friends, joined Adolf Ogi, former Swiss Federal Councilor, former Under-Secretary General and Special Adviser to the UN Secretary-General on Sport for Development and Peace, for the English-language book launch of Dolf Ogi: Statesman and Sportsman.
The African poet and novelist Kofi Awoonor was killed in the Nairobi terrorist attack in September.
By chance, he learns he has fathered a son by former conquest, Romina (Eva Mendes), who has since found herself a boyfriend, Kofi (Mahershala Ali), to provide stability.