President Sirleaf Hails Cote d’Ivoire’s Independence Anniversary
Monrovia, August 7, 2012: The Liberian Leader, Her Excellency President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has congratulated the People and Government of the Republic of Cote d’Ivoire on the solemn occasion marking that neighboring state’s 52nd Independence Anniversary.The Republic of Cote d’Ivoire observes its 52nd Independence Anniversary on Tuesday, August 7, 2012. It gained independence from France in 1960.
President Sirleaf, in her congratulatory message to Ivorian Leader, His Excellency Alassane Ouattara, extended heartiest congratulations and sincere best wishes on behalf of the Government and People of Liberia and in her own name to the Government and People of Cote d’Ivoire.
The Liberian Leader remarked that as Liberians join the gallant People of Cote d’Ivoire in celebrating this historic milestone in their nation’s history, she entertained the hope that the cordial and brotherly relations and cooperation so happily subsisting between the two countries will continue to grow in the years ahead as both countries work together in fostering the aims and objectives of the Mano River Union (MRU), the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and the African Union (AU).
President Sirleaf also wished that the Almighty God will continue to shower President Ouattara with abundant wisdom and good health as he leads his People toward lasting peace and unity.blog comments powered by Disqus