African Union successes and challenges discussed at 33rd Session of the Executive Council of Ministers of Foreign A…

Nouakchott, Mauritania 28 June 2018- The 33rd Ordinary session of the African Union (AU) Executive Council opened today with key speakers highlighting progress made in several fronts as the continent seeks to achieve peace, development and unity. The Executive Council meeting which is the second statutory meeting of the 31st AU Summit, was attended by Ministers of Foreign Affairs of AU Member States brought up many challenges still afflicting the continent’s one billion plus inhabitants and heard calls for concerted action to achieve the Africa we want, as guided by Agenda 2063.

Speaking at the opening ceremony of the Executive Council in Nouakchott, Mauritania, the Chairperson of the AU Commission Mr. Moussa Faki Mahamat paid tribute to the Ethiopian Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed and…

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