Last updated: July 25, 2019.
First Lady Margaret Kenyatta has been elected as the Vice Chair-person of the Organization of African First Ladies Against HIV /AIDS (OAFLA).
The Kenyan First Lady was unanimously thrust into the position by her colleagues and will deputize the Burkina Faso First Lady Mrs. Sika Bella Kabore who is the current chairperson of the continental First Ladies Organization.
The elections of OAFLA’s Vice Chair position were held at the AU Commission Old Buildings during the Steering Committee meeting of OAFLA ahead of the organization’s 22nd Ordinary General Assembly set for tomorrow, Sunday 10th, February 2019.
The OAFLA General Assembly took
The elevation of Kenya to the vice chair of OAFLA comes only a day after AU members unanimously re-elected Kenya as a member of the AU security council for another three years.
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Kenya has held the seat since 2016, representing the East African region.