February 20th, 1999 today is commemorated Ing. Lefter Pepo

Today is commemorated the engineer-agronomist Lefter Pepo, who passed away on February 20th, 1999. He was born in Korca, in an intellectual family in 1914. He followed the primary and secondary education  at homeland. He was graduated in Agronomic Faculty of Lyon in France. He has worked in Përmet, Vlora, Gjirokastra and Pogradec. In 1941, he took part in the Congress of the Albanian Agriculture. After the liberation he was appointed Minister of Agriculture and Forestry and worked for the commission of the Agrarian Reform.