Published: Sun, January 28, 2018
Culture | By Henry Herrera

Seychelles: President of Seychelles to Attend African Union Summit in Ethiopia

Seychelles: President of Seychelles to Attend African Union Summit in Ethiopia

Affirming UN's commitment to support Africa, Guterres said the partnership between the UN and the AU is "the most important partnership".

President Uhuru Kenyatta last evening arrived in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, for a summit of the African Union which will focus on governance issues. If there is a topic that is being discussed a lot in Angola is the fight against corruption.

"Although the AU has appointed and mandated Champions for a number of concurrent matters of interest to the continent, this is the first the problem of corruption is getting this sort of attention".

The Secretary of State also noted that more should be done to encourage synergies and links between the private sectors to ensure that the projects are fully realised.

The summit's objective is to promote African ownership and participation in Africa's shipping industry and the development of an African Fleet.

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The WHO said, on the other hand, seven African countries, with less than 10,000 cases of malaria, could reduce transmission to zero by the year 2020.

We are working together to increase free, fair, and reciprocal trade between the United States and African countries, and partnering to improve transportation security and safeguard legal immigration.

JANUARY 25- I offer my deepest compliments as you gather in Addis Ababa for the 30th African Union Summit.

The understanding reached today follows the signing at UN Headquarters in April 2017 of a landmark framework to strengthen partnership between the UN and the AU on peace and security, and help the two organizations better respond to the evolving challenges of peace operations.

Following his endorsement to champion the fight against corruption on the continental level at the 29th summit held past year, President Buhari is also expected to address regional leaders on strategies for winning the fight against corruption and its sustainability.

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