Kalaba at AU - ZNBC

Meetings of various policy organs of the African Union -AU- are underway in Addis Ababa Ethiopia ahead of the 29th Ordinary summit of the Heads of State and Government. The Executive Council of the AU, which is the body of Ministers of Foreign Affairs ...

AU meetings open in Addis - Lusaka Times

Minister of foreign Affairs Harry Kalaba and Ugandan Foreign Affairs Minister Sam Kahamba Kutesa at the official opening of the African Union Executive Council meeting in Addis Ababa Ethiopia. Meetings of the Executive Council of the African Union (AU) ...

Feature: CFTA, new opportunities for African youth - Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, June 30 (Xinhua) -- The African Union (AU) is taking various measures to realize the Continental Free Trade Area in Africa (CFTA), which officials say will bring immense benefits to the continent's young population. The AU summit in 2012 ...

Chinese-funded airport project in Ethiopia to be completed next January - Coastweek

ADDIS ABABA, (Xinhua) -- Expansion work on Ethiopia's largest airport the Addis Ababa Bole International Airport is expected to be finished just in time for the 30th Ordinary Summit of the African Union in January 2018. The statement was sent to Xinhua ...

AU reform, peace among top issues at 29th AU summit - Coastweek

ADDIS ABABA, (Xinhua) -- The 29th African Union (AU) summit, which opened in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa on Tuesday with the 34th session of the AU Permanent Representative Committee (PRC), has top agenda including AU reform and peace and ...

24 African leaders expected to attend AU summit in Ethiopia - Coastweek

ADDIS ABABA, (Xinhua) -- Twenty-four African leaders are expected to attend the 29th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union from July 3-4 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The information was given on Thursday ...

AU aims to double intra-Africa trade by 2021 - Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, June 30 (Xinhua) -- The African Union on Friday announced its plan to double the current intra-Africa trade volume to 28 percent of its total trade volume by 2021 through its flagship Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA) pact. Labeling the ...

DRC, migration, jihadis - flashpoints at African Union Addis summit - RFI

Conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and mass migration are likely to dominate discussions as foreign ministers from the 55 African nations gather in Addis Ababa on Friday for two days of talks, ahead of the 29th summit of African leaders ...

Africa: Combating Poverty - an Overview of the Africa-China Think-Tank Forum in Addis Ababa - AllAfrica.com

There was a very interesting and thought provoking meeting of intellectuals joined by media men and women from thirty countries in Africa held in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa last week. Organised by the African Union (AU) Leadership Academy and ...