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Death of Kofi Annan: His Wife and His Foundation Give Details of His Last Moments

The family and Kofi Annan’s foundation provided additional information about his last moments. The former Secretary-General of the United Nations fell ill during a trip to South Africa and was transported to Switzerland for treatment.

The widow of the late diplomat, Nane Maria, told Ghana’s president, Nana Akufo-Addo, that her husband died peacefully in his sleep.

The Kofi Annan Foundation confirmed this information in a statement posted on Facebook, adding that the children of the island, Ama, Kojo and Nina, were with him during his last moments.

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“It is with great sadness that the Annan family and the Kofi Annan Foundation announce the death of Kofi Annan, former United Nations Secretary-General and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, on Saturday, August 18th after a short illness. “

The foundation calls for respect for the privacy of Kofi Annan’s family as she cries and prepares for her funeral.

The death of the former UN Secretary-General has plunged Ghanaians into sadness. President Akufo-Addo said he was deeply saddened by his death and offered his condolences to the family of the late diplomat.

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