UN Saddened Of The Death Of Major General Francis Vib-Sanziri Who Once Served In Liberia

The late Major General Francis Vib-Sanziri

The Secretary-General of the United Nations, António Guterres says he is deeply saddened at the sudden passing of Major General Francis Vib-Sanziri of Ghana, Head of Mission and Force Commander of the United Nations Disengagement Observation Force (UNDOF).

General Vib-Sanziri will be remembered for his exemplary career and leadership in the service of United Nations peacekeeping, including with the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL), the United Nations Assistance Mission for Rwanda (UNAMIR), the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) and the United Nations Mission in Sierra Leone (UNAMSIL).

The Secretary-General extends his heartfelt condolences to General Vib-Sanziri’s family and loved ones and to the Government and the Armed Forces of Ghana.  He conveys his sympathies to the personnel of UNDOF.

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.