Abidjan - Information Office - November 20
The Embassy of the State of Qatar to the Republic of Cote d'Ivoire handed over the support provided by the Ministry of Endowments and Islamic Affairs to the African Muslim University in Abidjan.
In the opening speech during the handover ceremony, the Chairman of the Organizing Committee of the ceremony Dr. Konate Arna, expressed his thanks and appreciation to the leadership and people of the State of Qatar for the support of the University in order to furnish and develop it, and praised the support of the Ministry of Endowments and Islamic Affairs in the State of Qatar.
He stated that the university has become an important link in translating cultural diplomacy between the State of Qatar and Cote d'Ivoire.
For his part, the representative of the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in Cote d'Ivoire praised the bilateral cooperation between the two countries, especially with regard to support for private universities, and said that such support would help the university to carry out its mission to the fullest.
For his part, the President of the Supreme Council of Imams, Mosques and Islamic Affairs in Cote d'Ivoire His Eminence, Sheikh of Imams Mamadou Traore, thanked the government and people of Qatar for their support for the University, and considered that this bid will remain eternal in the history of the Muslim nation in Cote d'Ivoire and in the relations between the two countries.
The President of the African Muslim University, expressed his gratitude and thanks to the State of Qatar for this generous support for the University, which will contribute to advancing the university's qualification and training.
For his part, HE Ambassador of the State of Qatar to the Republic of Cote d'Ivoire Jaber bin Jarallah Al Marri indicated the importance that the State of Qatar attaches to supporting educational projects and giving education priority in development aid. His Excellency said that this support is an example of friendship between the State of Qatar and Cote d'Ivoire, and an affirmation of the strength of bilateral relations.