African head of states are now meeting at Addis Ababa to elect new African Union Commission (AUC) head and consider Morocco’s request to join the union.
EWN's Africa Correspondent Jean-Jacques Cornish says there are five runners for the top chair position.
Kenya's foreign minister, Amina Mohamed
Senegalese diplomat Professor Abdoulaye Bathily
Chadian foreign minister Moussa Faki Mahamat
Botswana's veteran politician, Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi
- Senior adviser to Equatorial Guinea's President Mba Mokuy
Listen to the audio below for more information on candidates...