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AUC Chairperson

Chairperson

H.E. Moussa Faki Mahamat

H.E. Moussa Faki Mahamat, born on 21 June 1960, was elected as the African Union Commission (AUC) Chairperson on 30 January 2017 and assumed office in March 2017.

About

The Chairperson of the African Union Commission is the Chief Executive Officer, legal representative of the AU and the Commission’s Chief Accounting Officer. The Chairperson of the Commission is elected by the Assembly for a four-year term, renewable once.

The Chairperson’s functions, include: overall responsibility for the Commission’s administration and finances; Promoting and popularising the AU’s objectives and enhancing its performance; Consulting and coordinating with key stakeholders like Member States, Development Partners, RECs, etc; Appointing and managing Commission staff; Acting as a depository for all AU and OAU treaties and legal instruments.

Activities

October 17, 2019

Le Président de la Commission condamne tout recours à la violence et appelle les acteurs socio-politiques guinéens à la retenue et à privilégier le dialogue pour sortir de la crise actuelle

October 15, 2019

Political appointees at the African Union, including Dr Chihombori, are appointed at the discretion of the appointing authority. The duration of such political appointments is also determined at the discretion of that appointing authority.

October 14, 2019

The Chairperson Receives Letters of Credentials of the U.S Mission to the AU

October 11, 2019

Addis Ababa, 11 October 2019: The Chairperson of the African Union Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat warmly congratulate

October 08, 2019

Addis-Abeba, 8 octobre 2019 – Le Président de la Commission de l’Union Africaine S.E Moussa Faki Mahamat, salue le b

Official opening of the Biennale of Luanda  Pan African Forum for the Culture of Peace. 18-22 September, Luanda, Angola.
September 20, 2019

Official opening of the Biennale of Luanda Pan African Forum for the Culture of Peace.

Official opening of the Biennale of Luanda  Pan African Forum for the Culture of Peace. 18-22 September, Luanda, Angola.
September 20, 2019

Ouverture officielle de la Biennale de Luanda Forum panafricain pour la culture de la paix.

Official opening of the Biennale of Luanda  Pan African Forum for the Culture of Peace. 18-22 September, Luanda, Angola.
September 20, 2019

Official opening of the Biennale of Luanda Pan African Forum for the Culture of Peace.

Official opening of the Biennale of Luanda  Pan African Forum for the Culture of Peace. 18-22 September, Luanda, Angola.
September 20, 2019

Ouverture officielle de la Biennale de Luanda Forum panafricain pour la culture de la paix.

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