AU boss irked as African states remain silent over devastating famine

African Union head Moussa Faki Mahamat has criticised member states for a lack of solidarity shown to nations facing famine and drought.

Heads of state gathered at the union's headquarters in the Ethiopian capital for a bi-annual meeting on Monday.

Crytsal Orderson has more on this and other stories.

The new AU boss touched on a number of issues including the drought devastating people, we talking about Kenya, South Sudan for example.

Crystal Orderson , Africa corespondent

He is saying he is frustrated at the silence and inaction of African governments and really thinks there needs to be solidarity.

Crystal Orderson , Africa corespondent

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