African Union elects chadian minister Mahamat as next chairman

The African Union elected Chadian Foreign Minister as its next chairman, edging out his Kenyan counterpart Amina Mohamed. Mahamat defeated Mohamed after seven rounds of voting at a summit of African leaders in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, on Monday, the Kenyan presidency said in an e-mailed statement. Three other candidates including Senegalese diplomat Abdoulaye … Continue reading African Union elects chadian minister Mahamat as next chairman