Chairman of the African Union Commission celebrates Africa day in SA
By Cindy Witten
30 May 2009
Yesterday International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoane Mashabane met with the chairman of the African Union Commission Mr Jean Ping at the Esellen Park in Kempton Park.
Ping said that he was delighted to he South Africa, adding that it was an offer to be in the country to celebrate Africa day. Ping says that it was the first time they had met and that they spoke about issues facing Africa.
“We had a fruitful exchange of views on all the problems here on the continent,” said Ping.