Daily Archives: February 10, 2019

African Union Unveils Emperor Haile Selassie I Statue

Addis Ababa Emperor Haile Selassie, one of the founding father of the then Organization for African Unity (OAU), now African Union (AU) has got commemorative statue here in Addis Ababa …

Service and sacrifice of African peacekeepers ‘at the forefront of our minds’: UN chief

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has thanked African Member States and the African Union Commission for supporting peace operations in Africa, saying that the service and sacrifice of African peacekeepers is …

UN, AU Strategic Partnerships Making a Difference: Guterres

Addis Ababa The strategic partnerships between the African Union (AU) and United Nations (UN) have been producing promising results, said United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres.

Speaking at the 32nd Ordinary …

Egypt’s el-Sissi Elected New Chairman of African Union

ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has been elected chairman of the African Union at the continental body's summit in Ethiopia.

The rights group Amnesty International warned that el-Sissi's …

Egypt’s el-Sissi Elected New Chairman of African Union

ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has been elected chairman of the African Union at the continental body's summit in Ethiopia.

The rights group Amnesty International warned that el-Sissi's …

Conflict Prevention, Resolution Working in Africa, Antonio Guterres

Addis Ababa Conflict prevention and conflict resolution are working in Africa and the combined efforts of the UN and AU has played significant role, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said.

In …

Former Ethiopian PM to head AU election mission in Nigeria

ADDIS ABABA, Former Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn will lead an African Union (AU) election observation mission to observe Nigeria's upcoming general elections, an AU official said.

Addressing a press …

Egyptian President Al-Sisi Takes up AU Chairmanship

Addis Ababa Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi took up chairmanship of the African Union (AU) at its 32nd Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the …