Tue, 10 Dec 2019 09:38 - Updated Tue, 10 Dec 2019 09:38
Kenyan Head of State suggests review of Georgetown treaty
Nairobi - The Kenyan President, Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta, envisioned on Monday, in Nairobi, a new deal between the European Union and the ACP with mutual advantages.
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President of Kenya, Uhru Muigai Kenyatta.
Photo: Alberto Juliao
The Kenyan Head of State - speaking in the end of the session of the ACP (African, Caribbean & Pacific Group) Summit, marked with several interventions - stressed the need for revision of the Georgetown Agreement, which was referenced at the works of the 110th session of the Council of Ministers, last Saturday.
The Georgetown Agreement – a constitutive act of the ACP group - exists since 1975, year that was equally established the partnership with the European Union (EU).
To the Kenyan President, Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta, whon took over the chair of the ACP Group on Monday Dec 9, there is a need for an advantageous relationship between members, in view of the multilateralism principle that is part of this summit motto.
The Kenyan President defends more dynamism in the group, revitalizing the South-South cooperation.
Before Uhuru Muigati Kenyatta, the ACP Former General Secretary, representatives of the European Union, United Nation and others ACP officials addressed their speeches.
The 9th Summit of the Heads of State and Government of the ACP, running under the motto ''For a transformed and engaged ACP Group in favour of multilateralism'', is set to end this Tuesday.
The Angolan Vice-President, Bornito de Sousa, participates in the event in representation of the Head of State, João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço.
- 09/12/2019 17:53:51
Nairobi - The Vice President Bornito de Sousa thanked, on behalf of the Angolan Head of State, João Lourenço, for the ACP Group's confidence placed in the Angolan candidate, Georges Chikoti, for its high post of secretary general.
- 09/12/2019 10:32:05
Luanda -The 9th summit of Heads of State and Government of Africa, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) takes place on Monday in Nairobi, Kenya, and is expected to address, among other issues, the review of the Georgetown Agreement, which is the organization's basic document.
- 09/12/2019 09:57:40
Nairobi - The Angolan Vice President, Bornito de Sousa, is already in Nairobi, Republic of Kenya, to attend the 9th summit of Heads of State and Government of Africa, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP), which happens in that country from 9 to 10 of this month.