May 122014
 
Regional visit of the AU commission of inquiry on South Sudan

REGIONAL VISIT OF THE AFRICAN UNION COMMISSION OF INQUIRY ON SOUTH SUDAN ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, May 12, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — INVITATION TO REPRESENTATIVES OF THE MEDIA       When: Nairobi, Kenya from 12 – 15 May 2014 Kampala, Uganda from 15-17 May 2014   The African Union Commission of Inquiry on South […]

May 122014
 
Guine Bissau election : AUC Chairperson Approves the Deployment of an AU Observation Mission

  AUC Chairperson Approves the Deployment of an African Union Observation Mission to May 18, 2014 Presidential Election run off in the Republic of Guinea Bissau ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, May 9, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Following an invitation from the National Electoral Commission (CNE) of Guinea Bissau, the Chairperson of the African Union Commission […]

May 122014
 
The African Union looks forward to a positive outcome from the talks between the South Sudanese leaders tomorrow in Addis Ababa

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, May 9, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union (AU), Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, looks forward to the planned meeting between President Salva Kiir Mayardit and former Vice-President Dr. Riek Machar, in Addis Ababa, on 9 May 2014, under the auspices of Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn […]

May 082014
 
The African Union and partners conduct Disarmament, Demobilisation and Reintegration briefing with Libyan Authorities

TRIPOLI, Libya, May 8, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Commission of the African Union (AU) and its partners, notably the United Nations and the World Bank, yesterday, 6 May 2014 conducted a one-day briefing for the Libyan Government on Disarmament, Demobilisation and Reintegration (DDR). The briefing, carried out within the framework of the AU […]

May 072014
 
First session of the specialised technical committee on justice and legal affairs

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, May 7, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — (FORMER CONFERENCE OF MINISTERS OF JUSTICE/ATTORNEYS FROM MEMBER STATES BUT NOW INCLUDING MINISTERS RESPONSIBLE FOR ISSUES SUCH AS HUMAN RIGHTS, CONSTITUTIONALISM AND RULE OF LAW)   INVITATION TO REPRESENTATIVES OF THE MEDIA       When: 6 – 16 May 2014   The meetings will […]

May 012014
 
The AU reiterates its commitment to work towards the effective implementation of UN Security Council Resolution 1540 (2004) in Africa

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, May 1, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — This week marks the 10th anniversary of the adoption of resolution 1540 (2004) by the United Nations (UN) Security Council. The resolution aims to prevent non-State actors and terrorists from acquiring, proliferating and using nuclear, chemical and biological weapons and their means of delivery. It […]