The President of Equatorial Guinea, H. E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, began his schedule on 17th May with a meeting granted to the special envoy of his counterpart in Guinea Conakry, Mamadi Toure.
The emissary from this friendly country came to pass on to H. E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo the message sent by the sitting President of the African Union, Alfa Conde.
I am here in the capacity of special Adviser to the President of the Republic, and representative of the sitting President of the African Union in this case, and I have come in his name to express our gratitude to the President of Equatorial Guinea for holding this important meeting regarding the reform of the Security Council, and reiterate the message of the President of the Republic of Guinea Conakry, namely: Africa, when it is united, when a single voice speaks there will be understanding of what is the desire to maintain this union and this security. The second, for there to be understanding it is necessary that Africa contributes towards the financing of the operation to maintain peace and guarantee its cultural identity. I have come to submit this message to the President and also to say that it is necessary to continue with the reform process, and bring it about very soon, without wasting time”, declared the special envoy, before the press.
Source: Official Web Page of the Government of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea