President Abdelfattah Al-Sisi of Egypt becomes the new Chair of the African Union.
The new Chairperson emphasises on the need to resolve the ongoing challenges in Africa, particularly terrorism and extremism.
32nd ordinary session of African Union kicks off in Addis Ababa.
Rwandan President Paul Kagame has handed over to President Abdelfattah Al-Sisi of Egypt as the new Chair of the African Union.
The handing over ceremony took place at the on-going 32nd African Union (AU) Heads of State and Government Summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
President Abdul Fattah Al-Sisi called for the creation of more job opportunities and encouraged investments.
The new Chairperson emphasised the need to resolve the ongoing challenges in Africa, particularly terrorism and extremism.
The post of ceremonial head of the AU rotates between the five regions of the continent.