Organisation of African Unity (OAU)

In this week’s edition of Africa of the Future we shine a spotlight on historical journey of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) since it was formed in 1963. We look at the circumstances under which it was formed, its tasks and how it was transformed into the African Union (AU). We feature Dr Matlotleng Matlou of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) Dr Siphamandla Zondi of the Institute for Global Dialogue and Sidney Mufamadi, the director of the School of Leadership at the University of Pretoria.