Africans have for years paid sky-high airfares when travelling within the continent but a major aviation trade agreement launched by the African Union aims to change that.
The African Union Summit in Ethiopia has ended with the heads of State vowing to work towards the continent’s self dependence and better operation of the Union.
Rwanda took over on Sunday as the new chair of the African Union (AU) during the first day of the 30th ordinary session in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Several African leaders addressed the UN Secretary General Assembly on wide range of issues, including the empowerment of women, and the human rights situation of the Rohingya Muslim minority.
Rwandan police on Monday arrested Diane Shima Rwigara, a leading critic of President Paul Kagame, charging her with forgery and tax evasion.