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Jonathan, AU Mourn Death Of Former Prime Minister Of Togo, Edem Kodjo

 

 

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has reacted to the dying of Ex-Prime Minister of Togo, Edem Kodjo.

Kodjo died over the weekend in Paris on the age of 82, the reason for his dying was not disclosed.

In his response to the demise, Dr Jonathan shared a publish on his Twitter web page, providing his condolences to the federal government of Togo and the household of the Ex-Prime Minister.

“I supply my deepest condolences to the Authorities and folks of the Republic of Togo over the dying of H.E. Edem Kodjo, former Secretary-Normal of the African Union and ex-Prime Minister of Togo.

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“He’ll proceed to reside within the hearts and minds of his compatriots as Togo’s foremost reformist and statesman who helped carve a democratic path for his nation,” Dr Jonathan wrote.

I supply my deepest condolences to the Authorities and folks of the Republic of Togo over the dying of H.E. Edem Kodjo, former Secretary-Normal of the @_AfricanUnion and ex-Prime Minister of Togo. pic.twitter.com/yERdiHV4kW

— Goodluck E. Jonathan (@GEJonathan) April 13, 2020

He’ll proceed to reside within the hearts and minds of his compatriots as Togo’s foremost reformist and statesman who helped carve a democratic path for his nation.
GEJ

— Goodluck E. Jonathan (@GEJonathan) April 13, 2020

Equally the African Union Chairperson, Moussa Mahamat in a press release provided his condolences to the household of the deceased and Togolese folks.

Mr Mahamat mentioned he discovered with immense ache of the departure of the good Pan-Africanist and former Secretary Normal of the Group.

He described Mr Kodjo as a superb African mental and distinguished statesman and tireless knight of peace.

“On this painful circumstance, the President of the African Union Fee, on behalf of all of the employees of the Continental Group in whose service, Edem Kodjo, has sacrificed quite a bit, and in his private identify, expresses his most honest and deep condolences to his household, the Togolese folks and all of the African peoples.

“Could his soul relaxation in peace and should his instance proceed to encourage the continent,” the African Union Chairperson’s assertion learn.

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