Buhari’s AU outing, a pass mark for EFCC, says group
The League of Patriotic Lawyers says President Muhammadu Buhari’s speech on anti-corruption at the African Union (AU) summit in Ethiopia reveals that the world acknowledges that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) was truly prosecuting the war against corruption. During a press briefing in Lagos, the chairman of the group, Mr. Abubakar Yesufu, said:…
President Buhari departs Abuja for Addis Ababa to attend 30th AU Summit
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday departed Abuja for Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to participate at the 30th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union (AU).
African Union and Libya’s ‘slave market’
The numerous reported cases of enslavement and killings in Libya of trafficked Nigerians in search of greener pastures abroad have been so heart-rending and it just must be acknowledged as a national disgrace that more than 8,800 ....
Osinbajo meets African Union peace council over insurgency
Yemi Osinbajo yesterday held a crucial meeting with a delegation from the African Union Peace and Security Council (PSC), which has been visiting countries in the lake Chad basin on a fact-finding mission.
Trouble in Morocco
How did Morocco wangle its way back into the African Union after it had left the Union in protest against being prevented from occupying Western Sahara? Why did it need to get back into the African Union?
Support Nigeria to confront child-soldiers in conflict areas, Osinbajo tells AU
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has called on the African Union (AU) member states to support Nigeria’s effort to strengthen the engagement in confronting the menace of child soldiers and millions of out-of-school children in armed conflict areas.
Chad's Faki assumes African Union leadership
Chad's former foreign minister Moussa Faki Mahamat assumed office as head of the African Union Commission on Tuesday, pledging to reform the institution and tackle the continent's many crises.
AU Chairperson Conde, calls Buhari, wishes him speedy recovery
The Chairperson of the African Union (AU), President Alpha Conde of Guinea on Friday initiated a phone call to President Muhammadu Buhari in London, to wish him good health and speedy recovery.