The US decision to unilaterally withdraw from the July 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action on Iran’s nuclear program and reimpose sanctions on Tehran has the potential to heighten tensions in the region and further erode confidence in…
More than 150 delegates and speakers are expected to attend, including government ministers, business leaders, ocean experts and environmental and maritime organisations, to discuss the economic contribution of the African oceans.
The organization also urged the AU to “maintain targeted travel sanctions and asset freezes against the authorities until they meet specific human rights and good governance benchmarks”
Obviously, the choice is not for nothing as the opposition Peoples Democratic Party back at home claimed in their deeply disappointing reaction to the inauguration of President Buhari as the continental anti-corruption Champion for the year…
Chergui, speaking on the sidelines of the second day of session of the 30th AU Assembly of Heads of State and Government, said the Libyan crisis is having a continental ripple effect
President Paul Kagame of Rwanda, who is the current chair of the 55-member African bloc, and Moussa Mahamat, the Chairperson of the AU Commission, unveiled the plaque on the premises of the commission’s headquarters in Addis Ababa, marking…
Buhari said this while formally launching the African Anti-Corruption Year 2018 during the Opening Ceremony of the 30th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union in the Ethiopian capital
The exchange of banters comes a few days after the two ex-military rulers engaged in a face-off
The AfDB made the call in the presentation of Economic Outlook 2018 to African Union Summit delegates in Addis Ababa, made available to the News Agency of Nigeria on Saturday in Abuja.
AU Commissioner for Social Affairs, Amira Mohammed, said this to journalists on the sidelines of the 30th AU Summit, underway from January 22 to 29 at AU headquarters in Ethiopia’s capital, Addis Ababa.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the president left the Presidential Villa, Abuja, via the presidential wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport for Addis Ababa two hours after observing the weekly Friday’s Juma’at prayer.
AU and WHO officials, together with ministers of AU member states and global health care partners, expressed the concern during a high-level panel meeting on malaria held on the sidelines of the 30th AU summit at the AU headquarters in…
Although the AU has appointed and mandated Champions for a number concurrent matters of interest to the continent, this is the first the problem of corruption is getting this sort of attention
The group of over 50 nations in a statement said: “the AU expressed its disappointment and outrage over the unfortunate comment made by Donald Trump, President of the United States of America.
The AU Country Representative in Nigeria, Dr. Tunji Asaolu, announced this in Umuahia on Thursday when he visited the Wife of the Abia State Governor, Nkechi Ikpeazu
According to a statement from the pan-African bloc on Sunday, the Chairperson of the AU Commission, Moussa Mahamat, noted with satisfaction the signing of a cessation of hostilities and ceasefire agreement in the Pool Department between the…