20 August 2018
There were tears and fond memories at the Kumasi family home of former UN Secretary General and nobel peace prize laureate Kofi Annan on Sunday . Annan's younger cousin said he was an inspiration at home.
He was remembered globally as a man who was dignified and humane Annan died in hospital in Switzerland. Annan served two terms as U.N. Secretary-General in New York from 1997-2006 and retired to live in a Swiss village .former president of Ghana John Kufuor describes him as a man who continued to be concerned with the alleviation of hunger and poverty long after leaving the U.N.