Ghananian diplomat and former United Nations Secretary General, Kofi Annan dies at the age of 80. He was the 2001 Nobel peace prize winner and served two terms of 5 years each at the United Nations.
Nelson Mandela international day was officially declared by the United Nations in November 2009 with the first United Nations Nelson Mandela day held on the 18th July 2010. The annual celebration on 18 July commemorates the birthday of South Africa’s first democratically elected president, who died two years ago at age 95. People worldwide are […]
Nelson Mandela has been discharged from a Pretoria hospital where he was on admission since June 8 for a protracted lung infection, a condition he developed as a result of poor exposure to limestone while toiling at a quarry in Robben Island where he was serving a long term imprisonment for anti apartheid struggles in […]