In 2007, African Union countries committed to investing at least 1% of GDP to Research and Development.
Nigeria recently declared its intention of joining the Africa Continental Free Trade Area.
President Ramaphosa has shared his vision of turning South Africa’s economy around with business communities in Osaka, Japan.
The Department of International Relations (Dirco) has welcomed a decision by the African Union’s Peace and Security Council to suspend Sudan from all African Union activities with immediate effect. The suspension comes after members of a paramilitary unit shot dead dozens of protestors in Sudan’s capital Khartoum. A civilian-led transitional authority is currently in place. […]
The African Union has marked Africa Day by paying respects to its citizens who died during AU peace keeping missions since 2000.