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United Nations in South Africa opens books of condolences for the death of former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan

Pretoria, South Africa – The United Nations in South Africa today opens a book of condolences in Pretoria and Johannesburg for former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan who passed away on Saturday, 18 August.

The United Nations will be accepting messages of condolences from guests from the diplomatic community and organizations as well as members of the public who wish to sign the books which will be available at the following offices and times:

Pretoria Office:

Address:          Metropark Building, 351 Francis Baard Street, Pretoria                                                                                                                                       

Date:               20–24 August 201                                                                                           

Time:               09:00hrs to 16:00hrs for the general public.


Johannesburg Office:

Address:          Sunninghill Park, Building 1; No. 1 Eglin Road, Sunninghill 2157, Johannesburg     

Date:               20–24 August 2018                                                                                           

Time:               11:00hrs to 16:00hrs

For further information, please contact:

Zeenat Abdool, UN Information Centre in Pretoria, Tel. +27-12-354-8507; Cell: +27-82-778-8080; Email: