Tag: AU

Full Speech of President Buhari on The Launch of The African Anti-Corruption Year

Tanimu- January 28, 2018

Theme: “Winning the Fight Against Corruption: A Sustainable Path to Africa’s Transformation” It gives me great pleasure to address you on the occasion of the ... Read More

President Muhammadu Buhari Goes to Addis Ababa

Tanimu- January 25, 2018

Femi Adesina, Abuja: President Muhammadu Buhari will Friday depart for Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to participate in the 30th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads ... Read More

Buhari Meets AU Chairperson, Cautions Against Evacuation Of Foreigners Into Nigeria

Abdul Jimoh- December 15, 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari says it is important to always authenticate the origin of people abroad in distress before evacuating them to Nigeria, saying “not every ... Read More

Libya to Europe: More than 400,000 Migrants Stranded in Libya

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 2, 2017

European and African leaders have set themselves a tall order to stamp out horrific abuse of African migrants, some of them Nigerians in Libya, where ... Read More

African Union Commends Northeast Rebuilding Efforts Also Donates $100,000 to @NePcni

Tanimu- October 14, 2017

Alkasim Abdulkadir, Maiduguri: A visiting delegation from the African Union have donated 100,000 to the PCNI to assist the coordination agency in its rebuilding efforts ... Read More

President Buhari To Conde: I am Making Progress, I shall Return To My Duties Soon

Henry Solomon- July 25, 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari has written to thank the President of Guinea, Alpha Conde, for the nationwide prayers held last week by Guineans for his recovery ... Read More

President Idriss Deby Champions Upcoming Pan African Youth Forum

Henry Solomon- June 12, 2017

In preparation of the Pan African Youth forum which will be held this year in N’djamena, Chad, a delegation of the African Union led by ... Read More

Zimbabwe Opposition Parties Clamour For UN To Conduct Elections

Henry Solomon- March 23, 2017

Opposition parties in Zimbabwe on Wednesday in Harare demanded that next year's presidential elections should be conducted by a committee set up by the United ... Read More

Morocco seeks to join ECOWAS

Abdul Jimoh- February 25, 2017

Morocco To Join ECOWAS NAN, Abuja; Morocco, a north African country, has officially requested to join the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) as ... Read More

AU Salutes Nigeria On Terrorism War

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 1, 2017

  The 28th African Union Summit has commended Nigeria’s role in the fight against terrorism in West Africa and the continent as a whole. Smail ... Read More

Nigeria’s Goal Is To Ensure That African Union Is Stronger, More Robust – VP Osinbajo

Tanimu- January 24, 2017

Laolu Akande, Abuja: Nigeria will continue to work together with other African countries to ensure that the African Union becomes a stronger and more robust ... Read More

AUC Chairperson: Member States Should Create jobs & Wealth In The Maritime Industry

Henry Solomon- October 14, 2016

Members of the Executive Council at the Extraordinary Summit on Maritime Security, Safety and Development on 13 October, in Lomé, Togo. (Photo: DIC-AU) African Union ... Read More

African Union Distances Itself From ‘Travel Advisory’ Circulating On The Internet

Arowobusoye Samuel- October 6, 2016

Addis Ababa, 5 October 2016 - In response to information circulating on social media and queries made to the African Union Commission to verify the ... Read More

AU BRIDGE Training For Electoral Commissions In Elections

Henry Solomon- October 6, 2016

Participants at the AU BRIDGE Training for INEC in Madagascar for 2018 Elections The African Union Commission (AUC) Department of Political Affairs through its Democracy ... Read More

AU To Hold Ministerial Meeting On Demarcation Of Border

Henry Solomon- October 6, 2016

African Union Border Programme Invites representatives of the media to press briefing...  The African Union Border Program (AUBP) says it will hold a Meeting of ... Read More

FG Signs Agreement To Return Nigerian Refugees

Henry Solomon- June 13, 2016

The Federal Government has signed a tripartite agreement with the UN High Commission for Refuge (UNHCR) and the Republic of Cameroon for the return of ... Read More

President Buhari Foreign Visit Is A Goodwill For Nigerians – Onyeama

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 20, 2016

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Jeffrey Onyeama, on Thursday said that President Muhammadu Buhari’s visits abroad were to strengthen Nigeria’s goodwill with the governments of other countries. ... Read More

Shock And Dismay Over Alleged Sexual Abuse By UN Peacekeepers In CAR – Dlamini-Zuma

Tanimu- April 17, 2016

African Union Commission Chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, H.E. Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, has expressed her shock and dismay over the ... Read More

Dialogue On Human And People’s Right Concluded Between AU-China

Tanimu- April 14, 2016

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 13 April 2016: The 1st AU-China Human Rights Dialogue concluded on 12 April 2016 at the African Union (AU) headquarters in Addis ... Read More

AU Head of Mission Calls For An Impartial Presidential Election In The Republic of Chad

Tanimu- April 10, 2016

The Observation Mission of the AUEOM arrived in Chad on the 6th of April 2016 at Kempinski hotel N’Djamena Chad. The two days induction process ... Read More