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African Union Commission chief Jean Ping was taken to hospital yesterday in Japan, where he is attending an extended session of the Group of Eight (G8) summit, Jiji Press reported.
Ping was to be treated at a hospital in Sapporo, the closest major city to the summit venue, after falling sick, Jiji said, quoting unnamed sources.
Confirmation of the report was not immediately available.
Ping joined leaders of several African countries attending yesterday's session of the G8 summit, which was focussed on aid and development in Africa. - Sapa-AFP