Al-Bashir back home after participation in 24th AU Ordinary Summit in Addis Ababa

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Al-Bashir back home after participation in 24th AU Ordinary Summit in Addis Ababa

Posted 2015-02-01 10:21:22

President Omer Al-Bashir returned home Saturday after partaking in Ordinary Session of the two-day 24th African Union Summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The Summit discussed a host of issues, such as empowerment of African women, security situations in the continent, Ebola disease and issues related to AU. Minister of Welfare and Social Security, Mashaaer Al-Dawalab said in press statements upon arrival of President Al-Bashir at Khartoum Air Port, that the Summit focused on issues of peace and security of women within framework of African security. She added the Summit adopted all recommendations of the ministerial committees with regard to empowerment of women and decided formation of committees and mechanisms for implementation of the recommendations during 2015, the year for empowerment of African women. Al-Dawalibi disclosed that the African leaders have assured in their statements the necessity of supporting the empowerment of women through enactment of legislation and l ...