The President of the Republic HE. Mohamed Bazoum participates from Friday 27 to Saturday 28 May 2022 in the Extraordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government of the African Union which is being held in Malabo.
In the Equatoguinean capital, African leaders will have to work in the Sipopo Conference Center on the agenda submitted for their consideration of the two summits, the urgency and capital importance of which in the political and social life of the continent do not are more to demonstrate.
• The extraordinary humanitarian summit and the donors’ conference will be held this Friday 27 May.
• The Extraordinary Summit on Terrorism and Unconstitutional Changes of Government (UCG) will be the subject of
discussions focused on political concerns on May 28.
The session on terrorism and UCG will assess these persistent threats, assess current response mechanisms, and decide on specific actions and measures needed to strengthen the collective security of Member States facing terrorism and violent extremism. Furthermore, the summit will discuss the concrete measures needed to stem their rise on the continent. Among other issues, the Assembly will also consider the recommendations of the Accra Declaration on the changes
unconstitutional statements of government in Africa emanating from the AU Brainstorming Forum, which was held from 15 to 17 March 2022 in Accra, Ghana.
The AU Extraordinary Humanitarian Summit and Donors’ Conference will review African leaders’ efforts to address the current humanitarian challenges facing Africa, which are exacerbated by the socio-economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. 19 and disasters across the continent, identify durable solutions to address current humanitarian challenges, particularly humanitarian funding and those contributing to post-conflict recovery, peace and development.
In addition to President Mohamed BAZOUM, around twenty Heads of State have confirmed their participation, including AU President-in-Office Macky Sall, the Angolan. Joao Lourenço, Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune and Mahamat Idriss Déby of Chad.
The Head of State is accompanied in this trip to Malabo by:
• The First Lady Hadja Hadiza Bazoum
• Mr. Hassoumi MASSOUDOU, Minister of State, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation;
• Mr. Laouan MAGAGI, Minister for Humanitarian Action and Disaster Management;
• Youssouf MOHAMED ELMOUCTAR, Minister Delegate to the Minister of State, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation in charge of African Integration;
• Mr. Daouda DJIBO TAKOUBAKOYE, Deputy Chief of Staff to the President of the Republic.
Source: Presidency of the Republic of Niger