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“It is in your hands to make the world a better place,” Mandela famously told younger generations.
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"African wealth will not grow if it’s managed by outsiders."
The former AU head has given her first interview since returning from Ethiopia
From anti-apartheid activist to AU chairperson and, now, potential president, here's all you need to know about this seasoned politician.
Former African Union Commission Chair Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma was met with thunderous applause and cheers upon returning from Addis Ababa.
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The International Criminal Court seems unable to prosecute anyone except minor African rebels and overthrown African heads of state.
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"New alignments" on the continent causes the ANC to fear a slip back into colonialism.
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Dlamini-Zuma officially hands over to incoming chair of the AU Commission Faki Mahamat on March 14.
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How a stubborn denialist Mbeki almost torpedoed his own brain child.
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The government has every intention of finding a way -- any way -- of withdrawing from the International Criminal Court.
The inclusion of Morocco back into the fold is a shame on the African Union when the unresolved conflict of the Saharawi people still hangs in the balance.
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"The ICC won't ignore the political message."
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As South Africa pushes for the Rome Statute of the ICC Act Repeal Bill, AU countries have adopted a strategy to leave collectively.
In a race usually resolved in behind-the-scenes talks before a summit vote, three of the AU's four major regions vied for the post.