Moussa Faki Mahamat re-elected as AU Commission chief

– – Chad’s Moussa Faki Mahamat has been re-elected as the chairman of the African Union Commission. He secured 51 out of 55 votes from member countries of the African Union during its 34th Summit on Saturday. Mahamat stood unchallenged at the summit which was held virtually due to the coronavirus pandemic. He will serve for the next four years and that would be his final tenure as head of the commission. In a statement on Twitter Faki said he was “deeply humbled by the overwhelming and historic vote of…

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