Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has reacted to the death of the former United Nations Secretary General and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Kofi Annan. Kofi Annan death was announced on Saturday. Annan, who died in a hospital in Bern, Switzerland in the early hours of Saturday, was the 7th secretary general of the UN. Atiku described him as a global statesman who will not be forgotten.
On his Twitter page, he wrote: “Kofi Annan, former UN Secretary General’s indelible contributions to humanity will not be forgotten. “He was a global statesman deeply committed to a fairer & more peaceful world. My condolences to his family & people of Ghana. He will be sorely missed.”