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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

Le PCUA se prononce sur la nouvelle loi relative å la Commission Électorale Indépendante en Côte d'Ivoire
AUC Chairperson August 19, 2019

Addis-Abeba, le 19 août 2019: Faisant suite à l’adoption par les deux chambres du Parlement de la loi portant recompo

appointment of HE Abdallah Hamdock as prime minister of the Transitional Government of Sudan
AUC Chairperson August 19, 2019

19 August 2019, Addis Abeba: The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat hails the appointme

AUC Chairperson August 11, 2019

11 August 2019, Addis Abeba - The Chairperson of the African Union Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat condemns in the str

AUC Chairperson August 05, 2019

05 August 2019, Addis Ababa: The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat welcomes today’s in

AUC Chairperson August 02, 2019

Addis Ababa, 2 August 2019: The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat welcomes the signing

The Chief of Staff of the AU Commission receives two Commissioners from ECOWAS, coming on a benchmarking visit in view of the construction of the ECOWAS Commission’s New HQs
AUC Chairperson August 01, 2019

Within the framework of the construction of the new Headquarters of the Commission of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Amb. Abdoulaye Diop, Chief of Staff of the Bureau of the Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission, received a delegation of ECOWAS headed by Mr. Pathé Gueye, ECOWAS Commissioner for Infrastructure accompanied by Mr. Vafolay Tulay, ECOWAS Commissioner for General Administration and Conferences.

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