February 23, 2020

A picture worth a thousand words

Walking up the stairs to the office of the Acting Head of the AU’s Conflict Management Centre you come across multiple, almost life-size photographs, of AMIS officers proudly standing to attention in El Fasher.

Reactions at the AU to Obama’s Ghana speech

ADDIS ABABA – I spent this afternoon in the Plenary Hall of the African Union, watching Obama’s Ghana speech and listening to the responses it drew from some hundred of the AU and local embassy staff in attendance. The broadcast quality was bad from the Ghanaian end due to the rains, and we all strained […]