Former President John Dramani Mahama has taken over from ex-Nigerian President, Olusegun Obasanjo, as Chair of the TANA High-Level Forum on Security in Africa.
Ethiopia-based TANA Forum is a platform for African leaders to collaboratively engage in exploring and exchanging ideas on African-led solutions to its security challenges.
The forum was launched in 2012 and is actively supported by the Ethiopian government as an African-owned initiative to explore solutions by Africans for the continents security challenges.
Mr Dramani Mahama’s assumption of the chairmanship of TANA Forum comes days after he delivered a lecture on ‘Self-Reliance In Africa’s Security Sector’ at the Bahir Dar University, Ethiopia at the 7th TANA High-level Forum on Peace and Security in Africa which started on April 21, 2018 and themed: “Ownership of Africa’s Peace and Security Provision.
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