The Executive Director's address to the African Community.
Today, we gather as in our tradition every July 4th for the past 13 years to celebrate the American independence. It is my honored priviledge to express our warmest heartfelt welcome to all of you on behalf of the Africans both home and in the diaspora. Africa is a continent of 54 nations and despite our diversity in unity we stand, All African festival is a celebration of our diverse culture and common heritage.
One May 25th, 2013 leaders of 52 African countries assenbled in the capital of Ethiopia - Addis Ababa to celebrate the Golden jubilee of the African Union formerly known as Organization of Africa Unity (OAU).
The IMF stated that...