Statement of the Chairperson of the AU Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, and the Commissioner for Peace and Security, Amb. Smail Chergui, on the death of Major General Trust Mugoba, Chief of Staff of The African Standby Force (ASF) Chief Military advisor to the Commissioner for Peace and Security

Addis Ababa, 06 September 2019: the Chairperson of the AU Commission, Moussa Mahamat Faki, and the Commissioner for Peace and Security, Amb. Smail Chergui, are deeply saddened by the premature death of Major General Trust Mugoba, Chief of Staff of the African Standby Force (ASF) within the African Union Commission since 2017. Major General Mugoba was Zimbabwe National Army Chief of Staff before joining the AU.