Fourth Africa-Arab Summit, Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, 23 November 2016


The Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC), H.E. Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, has challenged members of both African and Arab Member States to jointly work together toward solving the outstanding issues of Palestine and Western Sahara, in line with the principle of self-determination. The Summit witnessed the handing over of the Co-Chairmanship of the Summit by the Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Amir of the State of Kuwait and Co-Chair of the 3rd Africa-Arab Summit, to H.E. President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, President of the Islamic Republics of Mauritania; for the Arab side.