Former United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon was elected as Chair of Ethics Commission of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for a four-year term. Ban succeeds Youssoupha Ndiaye of Senegal whose term has come to an end.
His appointment was proposed by the IOC Executive Board and was approved during the IOC Session in Lima with a 74-4 majority.
Important Takeaways from Above News-
- Ban Ki-moon was the eighth Secretary-General of the United Nations.
- The president of IOC is Thomas Bach.
Source- The Hindu