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Banjul 2006
  • AU hails African teams at 2006 World Cup
    28 june 2006 14:54:00
    Banjul- The Gambia (PANA) -- Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Alpha Oumar Konare, Wednesday hailed the five African teams that participated at the 2006 World Cup in Germany, saying they represented the continent "with dignity". Full text...

  • African foreign ministers urged to forge continental unity
    28 june 2006 14:49:00
    Banjul- The Gambia (PANA) -- Gambian Vice President Isatou Njie- Saidy has said the meeting of African foreign ministers here ahead of the African Union (AU) summit provides an opportunity to evolve new strategies to forge ahead toward the ultimate goal of unifying Africa. Full text...

  • AU envoy pats Mauritania on referendum outcome
    28 june 2006 10:32:00
    Nouakchott- Mauritania (PANA) -- African Union special envoy, Ambassador Vijay Makhan, has said the overwhelming adoption of the constitutional amendments in Sunday's referendum proved Mauritania was prepared to meet the challenges of democratisation. Full text...

  • Member states owe AU $93m in arrears
    28 june 2006 10:17:00
    Banjul- Gambia (PANA) – African Union (AU) member -states owe the continental body about 93 million US dollars in contribution arrears, according to a draft report by the ordinary session of the contribution sub-committee. Full text...

  • AU foreign ministers convene in Banjul
    28 june 2006 10:01:00
    Banjul- Gambia (PANA) -- Foreign ministers of the African Union (AU) member countries Wednesday started a two-day meeting here in preparation for the 1-2 July AU heads of state and government summit in the Gambian capital. Full text...

  • Great Lakes Ministers meet in Banjul ahead of AU Summit
    27 june 2006 21:30:00
    Banjul- Gambia (PANA) -- Foreign ministers from the Great Lakes region Tuesday concluded their Banjul meeting having agreed on a number of issues relating to the enhancement of democracy, good governance and development. Full text...

  • African envoys seek audit of Diaspora forum expenses
    27 june 2006 19:32:00
    Banjul- Gambia (PANA) – African ambassadors accred-ited to African Union (AU) on Monday requested for an independent audit into the expenses incurred by the AU Commission in organising the meeting of African intellectuals and the Diaspora in Dakar, Senegal, reliable sources told PANA here Tuesday. Full text...

  • African integration to top AU summit agenda
    27 june 2006 19:29:00
    Banjul- Gambia (PANA) -- Gambian Foreign Minister Lamin Kaba Bajo said Tuesday that African integration would top the agenda of the 1-2 July AU Summit in Banjul, the Gambian capital. Full text...

  • Civil society charges African leaders on G8 commitments
    27 june 2006 17:54:00
    Banjul- Gambia (PANA) -- A group of African civil society organisations Tuesday challenged leaders on the continent to push their G8 counterparts to meet the commitments they made to Africa at last year's summit in Gleneagles, Scotland. Full text...

  • AU Commission assures on gender declaration implementation
    26 june 2006 17:22:00
    Banjul- Gambia (PANA) -- The first reports on the status of implementation of the Solemn Declaration on Gender Equality in Africa (SDGEA) are to be submitted for consideration by the African Union summit in January 2007, an AU Commission official said Monday. Full text...

  • Gambia holds cultural jamboree ahead of AU Summit
    26 june 2006 14:45:00
    Banjul- Gambia (PANA) – Kanifing Municipal Council- (KMC), one of the biggest administrative areas in the Gambia, has held a cultural jamboree as part of activities on the heels of the 1-2 July African Union heads of State summit here. Full text...

  • Gambian FM says integration catalyst to Africa's growth
    26 june 2006 14:05:00
    Banjul- Gambia, (PANA) -- Regional integration is a vital component for development on the African continent, Gambian foreign minister Alh-Lamine Kaba Bajo, said here Sunday. Full text...

  • Gambian VP challenges women's forum on gender
    26 june 2006 13:32:00
    Banjul- Gambia (PANA) -- Gambian Vice President Isatou Njie Saidy Monday challenged a forum of African civil society organisations on gender to come up with measures to help achieve gender equality on the continent. Full text...

  • AU Commission to increase budget in 2007
    26 june 2006 13:08:00
    Banjul- Gambia (PANA) – The African Union (AU) Com-mission's budget is expected to nearly double in 2007, from 70 to 130 million US dollars, reliable sources revealed here Monday. Full text...

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