Foreign Minister Tangara meets Moroccan Foreign Minister

Monday, August 13, 2018

The Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad, Dr. Mamadou Tangara, recently met the Moroccan Foreign Affairs Minister, His Excellency Nasser Bourita, in Rabat as a Special Envoy of His Excellency President Adama Barrow.

Following delivery of Special Message of His Excellency President Barrow to Foreign Minister Bourita, Dr. Tangara described relations between The Gambia and Morocco as positive in all fields with the potential for further strengthening cooperation in certain areas.

The parties disclosed their interest in closer collaboration in enhancing the capacity of staff at The Gambia’s Foreign Ministry; significant increment of scholarship packages The Gambia receives annually and as well finance the finishing of the new Foreign Affairs complex under construction among other areas.

Several high-ranking Moroccan officials graced the meeting: Director of African Affairs and the Director of Moroccan Agency for International Cooperation.

Author: Issued by: Communication Unit of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad