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African bishops set to take up monitoring role within the African Union

On the 27th February 2015, in Addis Ababa, African bishops took an unprecedented step in announcing their intent to be represented at

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AU approves observation mission to Lesotho for the February 28th elections

In Addis Ababa, the Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, approved the deployment of an African Union Short-term Observation Mission to the Parliamentary elections in the Kingdom of Lesotho on the 28th of February 2015.

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AU condemns the beheading of Egyptian Coptic Christians in Libya by ISIS, expressing ‘full solidarity’ with Egypt’s government

On the 16th February 2015 in Ethiopia’s capital, Addis Ababa, the chairperson of the AU Commission (AUC), Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, in response to the mass beheadings of 21 Coptic Christians by ISIS in Libya,

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