President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, has sent seperate messages of congratulations to the Governments and Peoples of the Kingdom of Morocco and Angola as they celebrate their respective independence anniversaries.
The Kingdom of Morocco is celebrating its 56th independence anniversary, Angola celebrates its 40th independence anniversary. In her message to His Majesty King Mohamed VI (6), President Johnson Sirleaf stated: “It gives me great pleasure to convey to your Majesty, warmest felicitation on this significant occasion of the 56th independence anniversary of the Great Kingdom of Morocco.”
The president further said to King Mohamed VI: “My Government and People are grateful for the enhanced bilateral relations subsisting between our two countries, specifically in the area of capacity building.”
President Johnson Sirleaf also noted that as the People of Morocco celebrate another milestone in their national history of her government looks forward to concluding pending bilateral cooperation agreements, which will further enhance bilateral trade between their two nations for the mutual benefits of their citizens.
“As we work together in the furtherance of the principles of the Africa Union and the United Nations in promoting peace, security and cooperation among all nations,” she added. President Johnson Sirleaf then concluded by praying that the Almighty Allah will endow His Majesty with abundant wisdom and strength as he leads his compatriots to greater prosperity. In her message of congratulations her Angolan counterpart, Mr. Jose Eduardo Dos Santos, she stated: “It gives me immense pleasure to extend to you and through you to the Government and People of Angola, heartfelt congratulations and best wishes on behalf of the Government of People of Liberia and in my own name.”
The president also noted that as the People of Angola commemorate this historic occasion, she looks forward to strengthening the existing bilateral cooperation with Angola for the mutual benefits of both nations and peoples. “As we work together in furtherance of international peace and economic integration in Africa and the world, it is my fervent prayers that the Almighty God will endow your Excellency with abundant wisdom and strength as you lead your people to sustainable peace and greater prosperity,” President Johnson Sirleaf wished President Dos Santos as she concluded her Message.-Press Release