African Union News

Togo elects first female head of National Assembly

Observers from the African Union and the West African bloc ECOWAS said the election was “free and fair”.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 24, 2019

DRC's Kabila urges unity on eve of new president's inauguration

It followed signals from the African Union and European Union that they too are ready to work with Tshisekedi, showing no appetite for prolonging the uncertainties in this violence-prone nation.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 24, 2019

US recognises Tshisekedi after controversial DRC vote

The United States joins the African Union and European Union in signaling they were ready to work with Tshisekedi, showing no appetite to prolong uncertainties in the violence-prone country despite rival Martin Fayulu's allegations of widespread fraud.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 24, 2019

When evil comes knocking at our door, whom do we turn to?

The African Union is busy agitating for the International Criminal Court to exempt African presidents from prosecution.

The East African , Kenya Jan 24, 2019

US recognises Tshisekedi after controversial DR Congo vote

The United States joins the African Union and European Union in signalling they were ready to work with Tshisekedi, showing no appetite to prolong uncertainties in the violence-prone country despite rival Martin Fayulu's allegations of widespread fraud.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 24, 2019

Togo elects first female head of National Assembly

Observers from the African Union and the West African bloc Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) said the election was "free and fair".

EWN , South Africa Jan 23, 2019

DR Congo to inaugurate new president on Thursday

It followed signals from the African Union and European Union that they too are ready to work with Tshisekedi, showing no appetite for prolonging the uncertainties in this violence-prone nation.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 23, 2019

US recognises Tshisekedi after controversial DR Congo vote

The United States joined the African Union and European Union in signalling they were ready to work with Tshisekedi, showing no appetite to prolong uncertainties in the violence-prone country despite rival Martin Fayulu’s allegations of widespread fraud.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 23, 2019

EU, AU urge DRC leader to unite country after tense polls

The European Union and African Union on Tuesday committed to work closely with Democratic Republic of Congo's president-elect Felix Tshisekedi, backing off reservations about the disputed vote.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 23, 2019

EU, AU signal willingness to work with Congo's Tshisekedi

By AFP The African Union and the EU on Tuesday signalled their willingness to accept the official results of DR Congo's presidential election, despite bitter protests by the runner-up.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 22, 2019