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President of Republic Awarded African Union Appreciation Prize

Addis Abeba,  01/03/2021
The African Union, the Group of private sector organizations and African businessmen have awarded the President of the Republic, His Excellency Mr. Mohamed Ould Cheikh El Ghazouani an appreciation prize, in recognition by the Union of the role the President of the Republic has played for the realization of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA).
In a statement released on Monday by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Cooperation, and Mauritanians Abroad, it is stated that the award was granted as a sign of appreciation for the ratification by our country of the convention creating AfCFTA.


Here is the full text of the statement:


“The African Union, the Group of private sector organizations, and African businessmen have awarded the President of the Republic, His Excellency Mr. Mohamed Ould Cheikh El Ghazouani, the prize of appreciation, in recognition of the ratification of the convention creating the African Continental Free Trade Area, which entered into force on 1 January 2021, and in recognition by the Union of the role played by His Excellency the President of the Republic for the concretization of the African Continental Free Trade Area on the ground.

The award was received, on behalf of the President of the Republic by HE Ms. Khadijetou M'Bareck Fall, Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania to Ethiopia and Mauritania’s Permanent Delegate to the African Union, on Friday 26 February 2021”.

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