President of the Republic arrives in Niamey to participate in the extraordinary summit of the AU on industrialization and economic diversification

Niamey (Niger), November 23, 2022 (SPS) - The President of the Republic, the Secretary General of the Polisario Front, Mr. Brahim Ghali, arrived in the Nigerien capital, Niamey, to participate in the work of the African Union Extraordinary Summit on Industrialization, Economic Diversification, and Free Trade.

President Brahim Ghali was received by the Nigerien Prime Minister, Mr. Ouhoumoudou Mahamadou, accompanied by the Minister of Agriculture, Dr Malick Niango Ba, within the framework of Niger's reception of heads of state and delegations participating in the extraordinary summit of heads of state and government of the African Union on industrialization and economic diversification in the continent.

The extraordinary summit of heads of state and government of the African Union will discuss the launch of the free trade zone for the continent as an economic strategy that will achieve economic integration by 2063.

The summit will start on November 25th, after the Executive Council of the AU discusses reports and draft resolutions that will be submitted to the extraordinary summit of the heads of state and government of the A U for approval.

The President of the Republic is accompanied by an important delegation that includes Mohamed Salem Ould Salek, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nana Labat El Rashid and Abdati Abrika Advisors to the Presidency, Laman Abaali ambassador to the African Union.

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