Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma four-year term as chairperson of the AU has ended. She will not be missed by many and leaves a profoundly divided AU behind her
New African Union Commission chief Moussa Faki Mahamat officially takes up his post on Tuesday. But who is Faki and what does he stand for?
There was no immediate comment from the African organisation on the Moroccan statement.
he damage Zuma has done to the ANC was evident on Saturday when the party attracted less than half the 100,000 people it expected for a key rally
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For years African Union lived on other people's money, with that drying up it's looking for cash at home
The four richest Africans are worth $40bn. The market capitalisation of continent's stock markets is $1.3 trillion
African Union member states foot the bill for only 10% of the organisation's programmes
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They are recognised for the instrumental role they are playing in shaping their societies
Burundi descended into bloodshed when President Nkurunziza decided to run for a controversial third term, which he went on to win in July elections
Burundi crisis: Nkurunziza sits pretty, AU mediation effort in chaos, and a leaked UN memo paints bleak picture
Memo sees the UN as helpless, even as nightmare of a genocide such as in Rwanda in 1994, looms
Who will blink first? Bujumbura says reserves right to defend itself, while African Union key to shake off inertia tag.
Once militant, now millionaire. Next up, Ramaphosa’s chances of being next South Africa president rise
It would crown a comeback from political obscurity after Thabo Mbeki outmaneuvered him to become deputy president in 1994.
A resident said she counted the bodies of four murdered people on Wednesday night.
Risks sliding back into civil war after dramatic rise in killings, arrests and detentions, and over 200,000 refugees fleeing to neighbouring countries
South Africa’s ANC bleeds, losing members as anger mounts. Party chief says internal feuds could be deadly
Party’s election majority has dropped over the years because people have become disillusioned - President Zuma.
Many people are worried at rising tensions in the capital Bujumbura, where gunfire is regularly heard at night.
Former chief of intelligence and key ally to Burundi president was killed by a rocket fired at his car, as concerns swirl over stability.
Pesky terrorism, conflict stare down the AU, but bloc determined to walk the talk and deliver on Africa vision.
Former AU Commission chair Ping to run for Gabon presidency—but what happened to others who held the post?
The position can be a springboard for higher things, but it has also been a soft landing pad for its holders