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Former Israeli President, Shimon Peres Is Dead

Shimon Peres

Shimon Peres, former President of Isreal is dead.

Peres who served twice as Israel’s prime minister and once as president was 83 years at the time of the death. BBC reports that Mr Peres died in a hospital near Tel Aviv early on Wednesday, September 28, with his family at his bedside.

He won the Nobel Peace prize in 1994 for his role negotiating peace accords with the Palestinians a year earlier.

 


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Farouk Mohammed

Farouk Mohammed is a Senior Editor at Okay Nigeria (Okay.NG). He has been publishing for 5 years and focused more on Local/World News on Okay Nigeria.

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