President Geingob to attend AU extraordinary session

by editor1 / Nov 16, 2018 / 0 comments
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Namibian Presidency

-African leaders will discuss progress made in the reform of the African Union Commission, at its extraordinary session taking place this weekend.

Namibians express lack of interest in international jobs

by editor1 / Oct 26, 2018 / 0 comments

Namibians appear to have no appetite for jobs at international multilateral institutions such as the African Union, World Bank and the United Nations.

C10 wants UN reform discussions elevated

by editor1 / Jul 13, 2018 / 0 comments

The AU Committee of Ten Heads of State has proposed that the outreach programme for the United Nations reforms should be elevated to the level of Heads of State and Government.
The Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah said this when she briefed the Heads of Mission accredited to Namibia.

AU says China spy reports ‘baseless’

by editor1 / Feb 01, 2018 / 0 comments

-The African Union Commission (AU) has rubbished reports that China has been spying on the continental body, through its servers, to gain information on AU activities.

Namibia submits anti-corruption report to AU's advisory board on corruption

by editor1 / Jan 31, 2018 / 0 comments
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-Namibia is among 13 countries to have submitted a report on anti-corruption activities to the Executive Council of the African Union's Advisory Board on corruption.

President Geingob leaves for AU ordinary session

by editor1 / Jan 26, 2018 / 0 comments

-President Hage Geingob on Friday left for Ethiopia to attend the 30th ordinary session of the African Union.

AU congratulates Bience Gawanas

by editor1 / Jan 16, 2018 / 0 comments

Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, has congratulated Bience Gawanas on her appointment.

AU regional conference of the blind starts in Swakopmund

by editor1 / Oct 17, 2017 / 0 comments

-An African Union regional Conference of Southern Africa of the Blind started in Swakopmund.

AU sad and disappointed in US Paris Climate agreement withdrawal

by editor1 / Jun 03, 2017 / 0 comments

-The African Union says it is both sad and disappointed in Donald Trump's decision to withdraw the US from the Paris Climate agreement.

Africa to boycott UN General Assembly if Security Council representation bid fails

by editor1 / May 17, 2017 / 0 comments
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-African nations plan to boycott the United Nations General Assembly, if the continent's call for representation on the Security Council is not considered.