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Commonwealth mourns death of Sir Paul Reeves

Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma said he has been deeply saddened at news of the passing away of Sir Paul Reeves on Sunday 14 August 2011. “The loss is felt across many countries and communities of the Commonwealth where Sir Paul’s presence and contributions for the good have been felt. The former New Zealand Archbishop and Governor-General served with distinction on the Commonwealth’s behalf in South Africa, Ghana, Guyana, and most recently as the Secretary-General’s personal Special Representative to Fiji. “Sir Paul was a true friend of the Commonwealth and its peoples. He served the Commonwealth with passion and dedication,” Mr Sharma said. “It is a great loss to New Zealand. Sir Paul’s … Continue reading

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