Membership

StateHeads of StateYear of Entry
AlgeriaPeople’s Democratic Republic of AlgeriaAbdelmadjid Tebboune1987 (Founding Member)
The Republic of AngolaJoão Lourenço1987 (Founding Member)
Benin RepublicPatrice Talon1987 (Founding Member)
Republic of CameroonPaul Biya1987 (Founding Member)
The Republic of ChadIdriss Déby2005
Republic of the CongoDenis Sassou Nguesso1987 (Founding Member)
Democratic Republic of the CongoFélix Tshisekedi1989
Côte d’IvoireAlassane Ouattara1989
Arab Republic of Egypt Abdel Fattah el-Sisi1989
The Republic of Equatorial Guinea Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo1996
The Gabonese Republic Ali Bongo Ondimba1987 (Founding Member)
Republic of GhanaNana Akufo-Addo2011
State of Libya 1987 (Founding Member)
The Islamic Republic of MauritaniaMohamed Ould Ghazouani2008
Republic of the NigerMahamadou Issoufou2012
The Federal Republic of NigeriaMuhammadu Buhari1987 (Founding Member)
Republic of South AfricaCyril Ramaphosa2005
Republic of the Sudan2008