Saturday, 22 June 2013
New Representative of the League of Arab States presents Letter of Credence to AUC Chairperson
Addis Ababa, 21 June, 2013:The newly appointed Representative of the League of Arab States to the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and Permanent Representative to the AU and UNECA, H.E. Mr.Saleh M. A. Sahboun has today 21 June 2013,presented his letter of credence to the Chairperson of the African Union Commission, H.E. Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma.
H.E. Mr. Saleh M. A. Sahboun, brought special greetings from the Secretary-General of the League of Arab States, H.E. Nabil El-Arabi. Ambassador Sahboun highlighted that he has been charged with the responsibility to upgrade and strengthen the bilateral relationship between the African Union and the League of Arab States.
Welcoming the new Representative to his position, the AUC Chairperson, Dr. Dlamini Zuma congratulated him and pledged her support in order to enable him succeed in his mission.
Ambassador Saleh had served in Ethiopia before as Deputy Head of Mission for Libya between 2004 and 2011.