President of Republic conveys his condolences on passing away of former UN SG Kofi Annan

Bir Lehlu (Liberated Territories), August 19, 2018 (SPS) - The President of the Republic, Secretary General of the Polisario Front, Brahim Gali, has expressed his condolences for the death of the former United Nations secretary and Nobel Peace Prize Prize Laureate, Kofi Annan.

In a letter addressed on Sunday to the President of the Republic of Ghana, H.E. Nana Akufo-Addo, the President of the Republic conveyed on behalf of the Sahrawi people and on his own behalf condolences on the passing away of the great Ghanaian diplomat, the former United Nations Secretary General and Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, Kofi Annan, expressing his sincere sympathy to his family and the people of Ghana.

Kofi Atta Annan was a Ghanaian diplomat who served as the seventh Secretary-General of the United Nations, from January 1997 to December 2006.

Kofi Annan, successor of Boutros Boutros-Ghali, passed away at the age of 80 in Bern, Switzerland. (SPS)