Global news outlet
Jul. 8, 2022
67 years old former Japan Prime minister , Shinto Abe ,a liberal Democrat and former member of parliament was assassinated on the 8th of July 2022in Nara by a gun man while he spoke at a political campaign event for a fellow comrade seeking office .
He was first prime minister from 2006 to 2007 and resigned from the office because of gastro intestinal problems of Ulcerative colitis .
Abe was the president of his party the liberal democratic party and became a four terms prime minister after he returned to the post of PM in 2012 .
His 4th term as prime minister lasted from 2017 to 2020 .
He was TIME 100 in 2014 and 2018 and a world stateman awardee in 2021 and also got multiple Honorary doctorate degrees from India , Thailand and Malaysia .
Prime Minister Abe improved the standing of Japan through his economic policies called Abenomics .
He contributed greatly in Global health through his work and funding of the World health organization initiatives , making Japan one of the biggest funders of Global health .
He worked with both Democratic and republican presidents in the USA and former presidents Trump and Obama considered him friendly .
Abe participated in the g7 , g20 and United Nations work with his fellow world leaders .
Dr .Ntuba Akwo Thompson , International political leader , Physician and communicator . Certified Professional and Expert Global health USA. Adviser of Prime Ministers and Presidents .