The Real Tasks Ahead of Dlamini-Zuma

The election of South Africa’s Home Affairs Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as the chairperson of the African Union has earned high points for the regional body on several indicators. Since its christening as the African Union, the organization has failed to come up with ideas and strategies that will herald the desperately needed transformation across the … Continue reading The Real Tasks Ahead of Dlamini-Zuma

The AU and the Tragedy of a New Headquarters

On the 28th of January, 2012 African countries will collectively descend to a new low on the global index of state sovereignty, territorial integrity and actual independence of nations. On that day, Chinese President Hu Jintao will be in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to commission the new $124 Million African Union Headquarters built and donated to … Continue reading The AU and the Tragedy of a New Headquarters