The AU’s approval was announced during the 44th session of the Executive Council meeting that was held in Addis Ababa on February 14 and 15.
Egypt's permanent representative to African Union said on Thursday that Egypt has been elected to membership in the African Peace and Security Council (PSC) for two years.
Speciosa Wandira Kazibwe, the head of the joint mission of the African Union and COMESA and Vice President Emeritus of Uganda, expressed satisfaction with the 2024 Presidential Elections held inside the country from December 10-12.
Dense crowds of voters flocked to the polling stations since the early morning to cast their votes in the presidential elections on the second day, as the committees witnessed queues of voters from different age groups.
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi has announced the launch of the third reconstruction and development week of the African Union during the period from November 22 to 27.
President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi laid out Egypt’s five priorities of its presidency of New Partnership for Africa's Development’s (NEPAD) steering committee during the Fifth Mid-Year Coordination Meeting of the African Union on Sunday.
Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi will participate on Sunday in the fifth Mid-Year Coordination meeting between the African Union, the Regional Economic Communities and Regional Mechanisms in Nairobi, Kenya.
Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry asserted the need to give priority to maintaining Sudan's foundations and banning its collapse, reiterating that dealing with the state's official foundations and unofficial entities on equal footing is not allowed.
Arab League (AL) Secretary-General Ahmed Abul Gheit welcomed a 24-hour ceasefire that has been agreed between Sudan's army and paramilitaries, describing it as an important step to respond to urgent humanitarian cases.
The meeting tackled the most prominent issues on the agenda of peace and security in Africa.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs released a press statement indicating that Minister Shokry delivered a speech on behalf of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.
Comoros assumed the leadership of the AU during the summit taking place on February 18-19, and is holding the position for a year.
In his speech, Shoukry- President of the United Nations Climate Change Conference COP27- highlighted the high-level African participation in of COP27 Conference that was held in the city of Sharm el-Sheikh, said Spokesperson of the Foreign Ministry Ahmed Abu Zeid in a statement on Saturday.
The Israeli ministry blamed both South Africa and Algeria for the severe diplomatic move, The Times of Israel reported.
Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry has highlighted the state of frustration in Libya as the outgoing Government of National Unity (GNU) has failed to fulfill its commitments in holding elections at the specified time.
Egypt’s Foreign Minsiter Sameh Shoukry underlined the key role played by the African Transition Mission in Somalia (ATMIS) in realizing stability, especially during such a watershed stage.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry met Wednesday with his Comorian counterpart Zuhair Zu Al Kamal in Addis Ababa.
Egypt has adopted successful and effective policies in dealing with the illegal immigration file, in light of its keenness on abiding by international conventions, affirmed Minister of State for Emigration and Egyptian Expatriates' Affairs Soha Gendy.
The meeting comprises the transport ministers of Nile Basin countries, COMESA member states, and the AU Commission on Infrastructure and Energy Development.
This came on the occasion of African Statistics Day, which falls on November 17 of each year.