Cheick Oumar Diarra



Age: 61


Summary: Malian general who served as the deputy executive secretary in charge of political affairs, defence and security of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), a 15-nation grouping promoting political cooperation in the region.



Cause of Death: Airplane accident


Born: January 30, 1944


Died: October 22, 2005


Location: Lisa, Nigeria