Ghana: Annan's wife, public pay respects to late UN chief

Mourners paid their respects to the late former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan at the International Conference Centre, in the Ghanaian capital of Accra, on Wednesday. Among the guests was Annan's wife, Nane Annan. After the ceremony, members of the public shared their fond memories of Annan. «I worked with him for just six months, and then he went back to Geneva. He's a good man, he had... Еще principles. He's a brave and courageous man,» recalled taxi driver Rockson Tetteh. Another mourner, Ibrahim Nuhu said that the former UN chief inspired him adding: «We the youth also need to emulate that. Continuing the legacy, continuing the work he is know for. So to me the world has really lost a great person.» Annan's state funeral will be held on Thursday.

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