Dr. Workneh briefs the press on the 30th AU Summit

Foreign Minister Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu made a press briefing on the 30th AU Summit today (January 23, 2018). 

Dr. Workneh said Ethiopia is set to host the 30th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union (AU) themed under "Winning the Fight Against Corruption: A Sustainable Path to Africa's Transformation". 

The Minister said the summit will take place at the A.U. Headquarters in Addis Ababa and is scheduled to continue till January 29, 2018. He also highlighted that four key agendas, including AU reform, financing African Union, trade between African countries and  inclusive development are set to take central stage in the deliberations of the Leaders' Summit. 

Minister Workneh disclosed that all the necessary facilities needed for the summit preparations have been completed and further called for the usual cooperation of the Ethiopian people for the successful conduct of  the 30th AU Summit .