The Extraordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Community of Sahelo-Saharan States, held this Saturday in N’Djamena, has made three important decisions in the framework of the revitalization and restructuring of CEN-SAD.
The final declaration, adopted at the end of the summit, indicates that “The conference decided the appointment for the executive secretary post and its deputy, for a term of four (4) years, of two senior executives respectively of Niger and Kingdom of Morocco whose names will be communicated by the countries concerned to the President-in-Office of CEN-SAD”.
Thus, the Summit decided to entrust Morocco with the newly created position of Deputy Executive Secretary of the CEN-SAD community for a four-year term. For its part, Niger is being re-appointed to the post of executive secretary it already held.
Finally, the Summit decided to temporarily transfer the headquarters of the Secretariat of the Tripoli Organization to N’Djamena.
On the sidelines of this summit, the President of the Republic of Chad, Idriss Déby Itno, received, Morocco’s Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita who handed him a message from King Mohammed VI.
The message touches on the development of bilateral relations between Morocco and Chad, and the revitalization of the Community of Sahel-Saharan States (CEN-SAD).
Final Communiqué of the Extraordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Community of Sahel-Saharan States.