Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah and AU Commission (AUC) aspiring candidate Dr Speciosa Wandira Kazibwe

Aspiring Africa Union Commission (AUC) chairperson Dr Speciosa Wandira Kazibwe has today met with the Deputy Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah, over her top continental job prospects.

A former Vice President of Uganda for 9 years, Dr Kazibwe is seeking to chair the AU from 2016 to 2020, and if she emerges the best candidate will replace another female, Nkosazana Zuma, a former wife to South African president Jacob Zuma.

Impeccable sources have intimated that Dr Kazibwe’s AU campaign received a 4.2 billion boost from the government.

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Since inception in 2003 the AUC has had four chairpersons: Amara Essy, Alpha Omar Konare, Jean Ping and the outgoing chairperson, Nkosazana Zuma.