Posted by: africanpressorganization | 13 January 2009

Ethiopia / Deputy Chairperson Mwencha Receives Outgoing United States Ambassador to the African Union

 


 

 

Ethiopia / Deputy Chairperson Mwencha Receives Outgoing United States Ambassador to the African Union

 

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, January 13, 2009/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The outgoing United States Ambassador to the Africa Union,     H.E. John Simon, this morning paid a courtesy call to the Deputy Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Mr. Erastus Mwencha, to announce his departure from Addis Ababa for other duties.

 
 

The audience was focused on a $1 million gift amongst other things, in support of the African Union efforts in Conflict Mitigation, as well as reconciliation and disaster readiness; The Ambassador indicated that the Government of the United States had shown interest in providing additional support in the areas of
ITN structure    and the financial management system.

 
 

The Deputy Chairperson acknowledged this visit and recognized the warm working relations that exist between the two Institutions. He also took the opportunity to thank the Government of the United States for the support offered so far to help the Commission achieve its development  goals. 

 
 

 
 

 

 

SOURCE : African Union Commission (AUC)


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