ADDIS-ABABA – Chair of the AU Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat on Sunday in Addis-Ababa called for reforming the organization and reinforcing the African integration, with the aim of succeeding peace and development efforts.
ADDIS ABABA (Ethiopia)- President Paul Kagame of Rwanda has taken over the presidency of the African Union (AU) during the thirteenth ordinary session of the Conference of the Heads of State and Government Sunday, In Addis Ababa.

AU Summit opens in Addis Ababa

Sunday, 28 January 2018 14:35
ADDIS ABABA- The works of the 30th session of African Union Summit opened Sunday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia with the participation of Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia, as the representative of President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika.
 ADDIS ABABA- Morocco, the only candidate from North Africa region has been elected on a weak basis as member of the African Union’s Peace and Security Council, after it faced disqualification over the abstention of large number of countries during the voting session, according to members of the AU Executive Council, which works continue behind closed doors in Addis-Ababa.
PARIS- The Action by Christians for the Abolition of Torture (ACAT) awarded Saturday, in Paris, its 2017 human rights prize to Naama Asfari, a Sahrawi activist imprisoned in Morocco since November 2010.
BERLIN- The meeting between the Sahrawi President and Secretary General of Polisario Front, Brahim Ghali, and the United Nations Personal Envoy for Western Sahara, Horst Kohler, was "frank" and "positive," said Friday in Berlin M'hamed Kheddad, member of the Polisario Front Secretariat General and Sahrawi Coordinator with the UN Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO).
ADDIS ABABA-The Heads of State and Government will hold a summit on 28-29 January in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa to discuss many issues concerning Africa including security, development and the fight against corruption, a scourge that undermines economies in the continent.
BERLIN (Germany)- The president of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) and Secretary General of the Polisario Front Brahim Ghali was received, Thursday, by the Special Envoy of the Secretary General of the United Nations for Western Sahara Horst Kohler in Berlin (Germany), said Sahrawi media sources.
LONDON- The Swiss multinational Glencore has ended all its illegal oil exploration activities in the territorial waters of Western Sahara, occupied by Morocco, said the Western Sahara Resource Watch (WSRW) in a statement.
ADDIS-ABABA (Ethopia) - Africa annually loses up to $50 billion said, Thursday in Addis-Ababa, Chairman of the African Union Commission (AU), Moussa Faki Mahamat, affirming that the fight against this scourge should be comprehensive in 2018.