Published Wednesday , on 15 April 2020, 14:42:02 by Christophe Hitayezu

According to a press release from the Royal Cabinet, ‘’His Majesty King Mohammed VI had, on Monday April 13, 2020, telephone conversations, respectively, with His Excellency Alassane Dramane Ouattara, President of the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire and His Excellency Macky Sall, President of the Republic of Senegal.

These talks focused on the alarming evolution of the Covid19 pandemic on the African continent.

During the discussions, His Majesty King Mohammed VI proposed the launch of an initiative by African Heads of State aimed at establishing an operational framework to accompany African countries in their various phases of managing the pandemic.

It is a pragmatic and action-oriented initiative, enabling the sharing of experiences and best practices to address the health, economic and social impact of the pandemic’’.