UN pays tribute to Kofi Annan with stamp

UN pays tribute to Kofi Annan with stamp

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United Nations, Jun 1: To honour former UN chief Kofi Annan, who passed away last August, the UN Postal Administration has issued a definitive stamp of US$1.30.The stamp, which was released on Friday, features a portrait of the late Secretary-General by Norwegian renowned artist and engraver Martin Mörck.

The quote on the stamp reads: “To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.”

Kofi A Annan of Ghana, was the seventh Secretary-General of the United Nations, and served from 1997 to 2006. (UNi)