Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma to lead the African Union

ADDIS ABABA--South Africa's home affairs minister was elected Sunday to lead the African Union, capping a months-long campaign that aimed to expand the government's diplomatic role on the continent but risked sowing divisions among other African countries.Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, an experienced diplomat and President Jacob Zuma's former wife, was chosen Sunday by the pan-African bloc's 54 member countries to serve a... Read More

Al Bashir Takes Part in African Summit Today in Addis Ababa

ADDIS ABABA--President Omer Al Bashir takes part in the 19th heads of state and prime ministers African Summit in Addis Ababa today after it has been transferred from Malawi as per the Sudanese request.The conference is going to focus on reinforcing intra-regional and cross lateral trade in light of the last summit's recommendations focusing on the same issue and singling... Read More