Foundation Laying Ceremony of the Headquarters of the Committee of Intelligence and Security Services of Africa (CISSA)

What: Side event during the 28th AU Summit. Foundation Laying of the CISSA Headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

When: Tuesday 31 January 2017

Time: 9:00 am � 9:40 pm

Where: African Union Headquarters,

Who: Hosted by President Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of Equatorial Guinea

Highlights for the media include:

Welcome remarks by the Executive Secretary of CISSA

Remarks by the Chairperson of CISSA

Speech by the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (TBC).

Inaugural speech by the President of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea

Dignitaries will accompany the President while placing the cornerstone.

A group photograph and end of the ceremony.

Media representatives are invited to cover the side event of the foundation laying ceremony of the CISSA Headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on 31 January 2017.

Source: African Union Commission (AUC).