Tag: African Union

The African Union should join the G20 leaders group

November 16, 2022

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has called for the African Union (AU) to be made a permanent member of the G20, a group of 20 ... Read More

Sudan’s central Darfur declares state of emergency after mediators attacked

November 15, 2022

A state of emergency has been declared in Sudan's Central Darfur state after gunmen opened fire on members of a reconciliation committee tasked with settling ... Read More

Ethiopian gov’t, Tigray forces open new round of peace talks, establish hotline

November 8, 2022

Ethiopia’s government and Tigray regional representatives began a new round of talks Monday (7 November) to work out military and other details of last week’s ... Read More

“Appeal of Tangier” calls for expelling pseudo-SADR from African Union

November 4, 2022

A solemn appeal was launched Friday from Tangier by sixteen former African Prime Ministers and Foreign Ministers demanding the expulsion of the pseudo-SADR from the ... Read More

AU ‘extremely concerned’ over security situation in DRC as Rwandan ambassador expelled

October 31, 2022

The African Union (AU) has said it was worried about the deteriorating security situation in the troubled eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, where rebels ... Read More

Six megatrends that are forging mid-21st century Africa — USAID/BCG report

October 27, 2022

There are six megatrends in Africa that, if navigated successfully, could help in advancing the continent’s social and economic progress, a research funded by the ... Read More

Ethiopia’s govt, Tigray rebels convene for first peace talks in South Africa

October 25, 2022

The Ethiopian government and Tigray rebels have arrived in South Africa for peace talks convened by the African Union (AU) that are hailed as the ... Read More

AfCFTA needs seamless movement of people and nexus with industrialization

October 25, 2022

Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) can only be successful if there is seamless movement of people, goods and services and a reinforced nexus with ... Read More

Curfew declared in Chadian towns after least 60 people killed in protests

October 21, 2022

A nighttime curfew has been declared in four Chadian cities after the military violently repressed banned protests took place on Thursday (20 October), killing at ... Read More

Ethiopia accepts African Union’s invitation for peace talks with Tigray forces

October 6, 2022

Ethiopia's federal government has accepted the African Union’s invitation to hold peace talks with Tigray forces in South Africa this weekend, which are aimed at ... Read More