Chad:FM is new chairman of the African Union (AU)

Chad’s foreign minister Moussa Faki has been elected as chairman of the African Union (AU) commission, succeeding South Africa’s Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, a Chadian official has told Reuters news agency.

Mr Faki’s main challenger in the last round of voting at the AU summit in Ethiopia was Kenya’s foreign minister Amina Mohamed, Reuters added.

The AFP news agency is also quoting diplomats as saying that Fakire will be next AU commission chief.

By Africafrique and agencies

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