UN SECRETARY GENERAL KOFI ANNAN ADDRESSES OAU SUMMIT IN LUSAKA.
U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan addresses members of the 37th OAU
Summit at the Mulungushi conference centre July 10, 2001. African
leaders met behind closed doors on Tuesday to chart the future of a new
pan-African body to replace the Organisation of African Unity (OAU)
after electing the man to take charge of it. After much haggling the
presidents settled on Ivory Coast's
veteran former foreign minister, Amara Essy, as the interim