African Union Chairperson, Cyril Ramaphosa, has welcomed the signing of a Libya agreement, which ill see a countrywide and permanent cease-fire between rival forces in the north African country. According to the SABC, in a statement, the South African President says he’s delighted because this signals that the plea to silence guns in Africa is seeing the light of day. The African Union says the ceasefire agreement, its enforcement and observation is a critical first step in creating conducive conditions for lasting peace.