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Jean Ping

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Jean Ping's Biography

Jean Ping (born 24 November 1942) is a Gabonese diplomat and politician who was the Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union. He was previously the Foreign Minister of Gabon from 1999 to 2008 and served as President of the United Nations General Assembly from 2004 to 2005.

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The out-going African Union Commission chairman Jean Ping leaves with an unidentified person at the leaders meeting in capital Addis Ababa
The out-going African Union Commission chairman Jean Ping leaves with an unidentified person at the leaders meeting in capital Addis Ababa
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Jean Ping News Stories

  • South Africa: Zuma Hits Back As Mining Unrest Spreads

      News Source: Africa Headlines | almost 2 years ago
    A rousing welcome at a national trades union conference and a belated wage deal at the Marikana platinum mines are the first signs that President Jacob Zuma is fighting back. He has been under fire over his handling of the crisis at Lonmin's platinum
  • African Union: Controversial appointment

      News Source: The Economist | 2 years ago
    Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, South Africa's minister for home affairs, was elected on July 15th to run the commission of the African Union (AU), having eventually won the approval of 37 out of the AU's 54 countries. The pan-African club will continue, as
  • Africa: AU Has to Be Relevant to Ordinary Africans

      News Source: All Africa | 2 years ago
    With greater integration gaining currency across the globe, several questions as to parameters of integrating and its sustainability have been asked. Formed to succeed its loathed predecessor, the OAU, which was synonymous with Africa's dictatorship,

Jean Ping Blogs

  • The African Union Is Starting Its Independence « 3D ...

      Blog Source: | 2 years ago
    In an official AU press statement issued by Dr. Jean Ping, former Chairperson of the African Union Commission, he said on 10 July 2012: “It was maliciously alleged that I am under the influence of France and that France teleguides the affairs ...
  • ONE congratulates newly elected African Union Chair Dr. ...

      Blog Source: | 2 years ago
    The incumbent was Dr. Jean Ping (from Gabon) who served the continent since 2008. ONE thanks Dr. Ping for his leadership of the African Union Comission over the past four years and congratulates Zuma, the AU and the African continent ...
  • Maravi: Continue working together, KK urges African leaders

      Blog Source: | 2 years ago
    During the opening of the AU Assembly of Heads of State and Governments yesterday, AU Commission chairperson Dr Jean Ping said the continental body was ready to contribute a force to put a final end to the conflict devasting the eastern ...

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