Cameroon’s Sarah Mbi Enow Anyang Agbor has been elected to the position of Commissioner for Human Resources, Science and Technology of the African Union Commission, AU.
According to a release signed by Dion Ngute Joseph, Minister Delegate in charge of Relations with the Commonwealth, Sarah Mbi Enow Anyang Agbor’s election into the AU on June 30, marks Cameroon’s return within the executive of the commission, six years after the death of Elisabeth Tankeu.
Sarah Mbi Enow Anyang Agbor was born on May 2, 1969 and holds a PhD in English literature. Before her election in Addis Ababa, she held the post of Deputy Vice Chancellor in charge of research, cooperation and relations with the business world at the University of Bamenda.
Her election, comeS barely few months after another Cameroonian woman, Vera Songwe was appointed to head the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa