AU Summit: Namibian leader to use commercial flight to travel to Ethiopia

Commission chairman Moussa Faki Mahmat

Commission chairman Moussa Faki Mahmat

"I have always seen African countries open their doors to refugees and migrants", said the United Nations chief, adding that this is a lesson other parts of the world could learn from.

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.

Nigeria on Thursday hailed Morocco for playing an important role in the development of the African continent.

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.

The targets of the SDG mainly focus the economic, social and environmental aspects of development.

Songwe spoke of the need to upscale efforts at structural reforms, for prudent economic management and promoting regional integration.

'Super blue blood moon' to appear Wednesday
The supermoon is when the moon is closest to the Earth in its orbit. "The orbit it not a ideal circle", Pierce said. Johnston said another lunar eclipse will occur on January 21, 2019, that will be visible throughout the country.

Buhari perusing photo archive in Addis AbabaAU summit: Buhari arrives in Addis Ababa.

The 30th AU summit, themed 'Winning the Fight against Corruption: A Sustainable Path to Africa's Transformation, ' kicked off on January 22th and will end on Monday.

He added that Sisi will head the meeting of the Peace and Security Council of the AU, which will discuss a comprehensive approach to combating the transnational threat of terrorism in Africa, which requires the strengthening of common African action to address it effectively.

On July 4, 2017 the 29th Session of the AU, African leaders unanimously endorsed Buhari to champion the fight against corruption on the continent.

Ten new members for the Peace and Security Council in the African Union (AU) will be elected on Friday for a two-year period, given that the term of former members comes to an end on Jan 31.

The endorsement was in recognition of his personal commitment and widely acclaimed anti-graft drive at the domestic level.

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