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Shirka Madaxda Midawga Afrika Oo Ka Furmay Addis Ababa

Monday, July 16, 2012 Comments off

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Addis-Ababa,July 15,2012 – Shir sanadeedkii madaxda dalalka Afrika ee ku midoobay midawga Afrika (AU) ayaa maanta ka furmay xarunta AU ee Addis-Ababa, dalka Ethiopia,waxaana kaqaybgalaya madaxweynayaal,madax xukumeed iyo madax kale oo ueurkaas ah. Read more…

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Growth and stability worry African leaders at AU Summit

Saturday, July 14, 2012 Comments off

By Chrispanus Omar

 

ADDIS ABABA, July 14 (Xinhua) — African leaders braced for an unusually stormy Summit on Sunday amid fears the European debt crisis and the growing tensions in West and Central Africa could impact negatively on efforts to promote trade. Read more…

Africa to create continental court to try criminal cases

Friday, July 13, 2012 Comments off

Niyungeko said: Out of 54 African countries, only 26 have ratified the Protocol on the creation of the Court and only five of the 26 countries have made the Special Declaration allowing individuals and NGOs to file cases at the Court.”

 

ADDIS ABABA, July 13 (Xinhua) — The African continent is planning to merge the African Court of Justice and the African Court on Human and People’s Rights with an extension of the Court’ s mandate to try criminal cases, the president of the African Court on Human and People’s Rights said here at a press conference ahead of the 19th African Union (AU) Summit due on July 15 to July 16 this year. Read more…

19th AU Summit commences on Monday with PRC meeting

Saturday, July 7, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News   Jul. 7     2012.

 

 

 

18th AU SUMMIT 2012 – Photo RM

 

ADDIS ABABA, July 6 (Xinhua) — The African Union (AU) has announced that the 19th AU Summit is going to officially kick off on Monday with the meeting of the Permanent Representative Committee (PRC) at the Headquarters of the Pan-African institution in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Read more…

18th AU summit concludes with package of agreements

Tuesday, January 31, 2012 Comments off

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18th AU SUMMIT 2012 – Photo RM

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 31 (Xinhua) — The 18th African Union (AU) summit ended here Tuesday in the Ethiopian capital with adoption of a series of agreements concerning Africa’s economic, political and security issues. Read more…

Jean Ping maintains his position until next summit as AUC election postponed

Monday, January 30, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News Jan 30, 2012       “Election of AUC chairperson” – More Related Articles.

 

AU Summit 2012 – Phto: RM

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 30 (Xinhua) — The outgoing African Union Commission (AUC) Chairman Jean Ping will maintain his position until next AU summit, as AUC election was postponed due to fierce competition, said diplomatic sources here on Monday. Read more…

AU chief denounces tragic interventions by foreign armies in Africa

Monday, January 30, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News Jan 30, 2012

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 30 (Xinhua) — Outgoing African Union (AU) President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, who is also the president of Equatorial Guinea, on Sunday denounced the “tragic military interventions by foreign armies in Africa.” Read more…

New AU President elected

Monday, January 30, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News Jan 30, 2012

An African summit convening in Addis Ababa has elected a new President of the African Union. He is President Thomas Boni Yayi of Benin. Read more…

Somalia peace process nears critical stage as election draws close

Monday, January 30, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News  Jan 30, 2012

by Ronald Ssekandi

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 29 (Xinhua) — Efforts to end decades of war in Somalia are nearing a critical stage as the Horn of Africa country is to hold general elections in August. Read more…

Backgrounder: Basic facts about African Union, Highlights of agenda for 18th AU summit

Saturday, January 28, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News Jan 28, 2012
 Backgrounder: Highlights of agenda for 18th AU summit
 AU’s new conference center to be inaugurated 
Backgrounder: Basic facts about African Union

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 28 (Xinhua) — The African Union (AU) will kick off its 18th summit on Sunday at its headquarter in the Ethiopian’s capital of Addis Ababa with the theme of “Boosting Intra-African Trade.” Read more…