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AU Summit: Pomp A-Plenty, But Non-Gov’t Groups Complain About No Participation

  • Anita Powell

African leaders are descending on Johannesburg for this year’s African Union summit, a chance for the continent’s most powerful men (and a few women) to set priorities, policies and reach consensus on important issues like raging conflicts, political problems and more. But critics say a group of powerful people is deciding what the entire continent of Africa needs - without the people's input. VOA’s Anita Powell reports from Johannesburg.