The Head of State, H. E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, has sent a message of greetings to the President of the Republic of Ivory Coast, H. E. Alassane Ouattara, to mark the start of the New Year 2018. Below is the full text of the message.
For me, the Government and the Equatoguinean people it was a gesture of friendship and solidarity. For that reason, in my name, that of the Government of the Nation, and the entire people of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, we express our deepest gratitude, with the real desire that the excellent relations of friendship and cooperation that happily exist between our two countries can become further strengthened for the good of our States. Within this context, may I take this opportunity to wish Your Excellency, your august family and the brother people of Ivory Coast, my best wishes of happiness, peace and prosperity for the new year.
May Your Excellency accept this expression of our most highest consideration.
Source: Official Web Page of the Government of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea