Ghana : Kofi Annan : Former UN chief (first Black African) and Nobel Peace Prize laureate

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Kofi Annan : Former UN chief (first Black African) and Nobel Peace Prize laureate

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It was at his elite boarding school in West Africa that Kofi Annan - the man who would later become the world's top diplomat - learnt one of his most important lessons.

It was, he said later, "that suffering anywhere concerns people everywhere".



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Annan's 1961 yearbook photo shows him smiling


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By 1993, Annan was the UN's head of peacekeeping


https://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-44412275


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