Africa `threatened by cross-border terrorism`: Egypt`s Sisi

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi warned Thursday that Africa was facing a "plague" of cross-border terrorist groups at the opening of an African Union summit in Malabo.

Ansari to represent India at African Union Summit

Vice President Hamid Ansari will address the golden jubilee Summit of the African Union in Addis Ababa on Saturday, joining around ten select non-African partners of the 54-member grouping invited for the historic event.

Ansari to represent India at 50th African Union Summit

Vice President Hamid Ansari will address the golden jubilee Summit of the African Union in Addis Ababa on Saturday.

Ethiopian PM misses AU summit, health rumours float

Ethiopian PM Meles Zenawi has been missing from the African Union summit, fanning speculation about the health of the leader.

AU summit hears world ignoring Somalia crisis

The worsening crisis in Somalia is as big a threat to global security as Afghanistan but is being ignored by the world, delegates told an African Union summit on Sunday.

African Union summit starts with dispute over leader

The African Union (AU) summit opened on Sunday and faced an immediate rift over Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi’s likely bid to retain the leadership of the organisation.