Tag Archives: Kofi Annan

Kofi Annan: The Quintessential Liberation Internationalist Written By Professor Bolaji Akinyemi

This is a tribute written Professor Bolaji Akinyemi who was Nigeria’s former Minister of External Affairs at the Kofi Annan Memorial under the auspices of the United Nations and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Abuja. I am honoured and humbled to be invited to add my own voice to the…

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Leave When Your Time Is Up – Koffi Annan To African Leaders

  Talk about a solid advice! Former Secretary-General of the United Nations (UN), Kofi Annan, has urged African leaders to leave when their mandated time is up and to avoid excluding opposing voices if elections are to cease contributing to conflicts on the continent, reports The Guardian. Annan, a renowned international diplomat said that while…

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Kerry Washington Is “Off The Chain” In ARISE Issue 18, Plus Exclusive Features On Kofi Annan And Franca Sozanni

“Leading lady Kerry Washington is the face of the first ARISE magazine in 2013. In an exclusive interview, the star of Quentin Tarantino&#39s slavery-era drama ‘Django Unchained’ reveals the emotional experience of filming Django, how she got the Ugandan accent down for ‘The Last King Of Scotland’ and what it was like to get a…

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