SECRETARY GENERAL

August 23, 2018

Kofi Annan, the only black African to become UN secretary-general, has died.

The 80-year-old “passed away peacefully on Saturday after a short illness”, the foundation named after him said. His home country, Ghana, has declared a week of national mourning. Annan served two terms as UN chief from 1997 to 2006, and was awarded a Nobel Peace Prize for his humanitarian work. […]
August 14, 2017

Congratulating Kenyan people on peaceful elections, UN chief stresses dialogue to ease tensions

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres congratulated today the people of Kenya for their peaceful participation in the presidential elections, and, stressing the importance of dialogue to defuse tensions, called on the political leaders to send clear messages to their supporters urging them to refrain from violence in the wake of the polls. […]
June 29, 2017

WELCOME MESSAGE FROM THE SECRETARY GENERAL: NISSMUN 2017

It is my honoured privilege and delight to welcome all delegates to NISSMUN 2017. Last year’s conference was truly challenging, motivating and interesting as I emerged the Secretary General of NISSMUN from a very keenly contested election. I would therefore like to thank my school and teachers at Capital Science […]