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President Kagame is among the 16 African heads of state expected in Paris for a meeting with Macron

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A list of 16 African heads of state, including President Paul Kagame, is expected to arrive in Paris, France, for a meeting with President Emmanuel Macron and other European leaders to discuss various issues facing the world.

It is a special conference aimed at studying how African countries can get rid of the effects of the Covid-19 epidemic, which will take place on May 18.

Jeune Afrique said the meeting would focus on how African countries could be given special assistance from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), debt relief measures, a new line for Africa’s economic development and more.

Many heads of state will attend the summit, which will sign a memorandum calling on countries and organizations around the world to help Africa cope with the Coronavirus epidemic and its effects, as part of its economic and social recovery from 2020. When an article in newspapers including Jeune Afrique and the Financial Times on April 15, 2020.

Heads of State Jeune Afrique have announced that they will be in Paris including Félix Tshisekedi, Alassane Ouattara, Macky Sall, Muhammadu Buhari, Paul Kagame, Roch Marc Christian Kaboré, Bah N’Daw, Nana Akufo-Addo, Cyril Ramaphosa, João Lourenço, Faure Essozimna Gnassingbé, Filipe Nyusi, Sahle-Work Zewde, Abdallah Hamdok, Kaïs Saïed and Mohamed Ould Ghazouani.

The heads of state will have a meeting with President Macron on May 17, less than a day before the meeting. It is unknown at this time what he will do after leaving the post. Suddenly, Idriss Deby was replaced by her son, who is in charge of the transition.

Other participants in the Paris summit will be representatives of various African continents such as Moussa Faki Mahamat who chairs the African Union Commission and the President of the African Development Bank (BAD), Akinwumi Adesina.

On the European continent, leaders will include Prime Ministers such as Pedro Sánchez of Spain, Mario Draghi (Italy) and António Costa (Portugal) and President of the Council of the European Commission Charles Michel and the President of the European Union Commission Ursula Von der Leyen.

There will be other leaders who will attend the conference using technology such as German Chancellor Angela Merkel; Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, representatives of the United States and Japan.

On the morning of May 18, President Macron will hold talks with long-time African heads of state, including João Lourenço of Angola, Filipe Nyusi of Mozambique and Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa.

In an interview with Ramaphosa, they are expected to discuss his planned visit to the country in late May, which will continue in Rwanda.

In an interview with Nyusi, it is expected that they will discuss the recent insecurity caused by armed groups in Northern Mozambique.

The meeting is also expected to focus on the Sudanese issue on May 17, where there will also be a meeting with Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok on how the country can get out of the transition it has entered after the ouster of Omar al-Bashir.

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