Kenya fronts CS Amina Mohamed for AU chair post

Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed, whose name Kenya has submitted to be the next chairperson of the African Union Commission. PHOTO | SALATON NJAU | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • President Uhuru Kenyatta revealed Monday that Kenya had submitted Ms Mohamed’s name for the post.
  • The post became vacant after the expiry of term of South Africa’s South African Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma.

The Kenyan government has submitted the name of Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed to be the next head of the African Union (AU) Commission.

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