While Others Ran High-Profile Campaigns, He And President Déby Lobbied Leaders Quietly For A Win: Who Really Is New AU Commission Chief Faki?

Faki was presented as a consensus candidate who was not as “unpredictable” as either Kenya’s Mohamed or Senegal’s Bathily on key issues facing the continental body

King Mohammed Used Climate Meet To Woo African Leaders For Morocco’s Return To AU – South Africa, Algeria, Zimbabwe Say ‘Nyet’

Senegal’s Abdoulaye Bathily and Kenya’s Amina Mohamed, who are bidding to be the new chiefs of the continental body in January elections, are seen to be in Morocco’s corner, as Dlamini-Zuma accused of “sabotage”