The Commandant, Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC), Air Vice Marshal (AVM) Evans Griffiths, has called on the former President John Dramani Mahama at his office on Monday 15 July 2019 to officially invite him to an upcoming maiden forum in honour of the late Kofi Annan.
The forum dubbed “The Kofi Annan Peace and Security Forum” with its theme, “Peace Operation in the Context of Violent Extremism in Africa”, is scheduled for 4th and 5th September 2019 at Movenpick Hotel, Accra.
AVM Griffiths said that in attendance at the forum will be five former Heads of States from Africa and the three former presidents from Ghana, Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings, John Agyekum Kuffour and John Dramani Mahama respectively.
Former President Mahama acknowledged the invitation and lauded the Centre for such an initiative assuring the Commandant that he would honour the invitation.
AVM Griffiths was accompanied by his Deputy, Brig Gen Ivan Nii Aryeetey and other Senior Staff from the Centre.