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For a start, they point to her time at the African Union, which began with a notably divisive election campaign.

President of the African Union (AU) Commission, Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, has officially inaugurated the African Union (AU) Summit at the organization's headquarters in the capital, according to Latina news agency.

President Kenyatta said the challenges retarding Africa's progress include lack of free and fair trade not only from traditional trading partners but also from within Africa.

I humbly join you in profound solidarity and respect.

Mr. Jammeh departed Gambia peacefully following ECOWAS' intervention after he had refused to hand over power to President Adama Barrow who beat him in elections held in December.

Dlamini-Zuma last Tuesday also expressed concern about Trump's presidency, saying it could affect the global advances made in the fight for gender equality as well as combatting climate change.

Africa provides the majority of United Nations peacekeepers around the world. President Sirleaf was ten brought to the podium and presented the award jointly by Dr. Zuma and President Idriss Deby in grand style. I look forward to working closely with her successor. "This is the comparative advantage we have, which must be translated into a demographic dividend", she said as she urged African leaders to facilitate the full participation of the youth in politics and their economies to secure the continent's future.

"Castro was a great friend to the African continent and aided greatly the struggle for liberation against colonialism". Tambo was born in 1917.

African nations are also among the world's largest and most generous hosts of refugees.

THE former Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, has condemned the terrorist attack perpetrated at a Kenyan military base in southern Somalia. Rabat is seeking to be a major player in the African continent through investments in various sectors, its expertise in renewable energies and fighting terror along with its military presence among United Nations peacekeepers in the continent. Many borders are also closed and there are high tariffs - not to mention a lack of roads and transportation infrastructure connecting the countries. He concluded by pledging to support Africa to realize Agenda 2063 and have the Africa we want.

"The APRM must promote greater intra-African trade that is freer and fairer", said the President. Before her, there was no vision for Africa, but today there is 50% women representation at the AU. What is clear though is that by the end of business on Monday the AU Commission will have a new chairperson.