Mahama Joins African Leaders To Celebrate AU.
President John Mahama and First Lady, Lordina, have arrived in Addis Ababa for the Golden Jubilee Celebration of the formation of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU), now African Union (AU) and the 21st Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government.
President Mahama is expected to hold a number of discussions with colleague heads of state, and grant audience to the UNDP Administrator, Helen Clark, UNAIDS Executive Director Micheal Sidibe and the Executive Director of The Global Fund, Mark Dybul.
The President and other senior officials of his government will from today be engaged in various meetings outlined by the union to discuss issues affecting the continent.
President Mahama and his heads of state will also adopt various measures aimed at promoting growth and unity on the continent.
He will also participate in a forum of Heads of State and Government on the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) before Saturday’s Anniversary Celebration.
The President’s delegation includes the Foreign Minister Hannah Tetteh, Deputy Information Minister Felix Kwakye Ofosu and the Executive Secretary to the President Dr. Raymond Atuguba amongst others.