State Minister Dr. Yinager received copies of credentials of Ambassadors of Senegal, Azerbaijan and Colombia (Dec 22, 2014)
State Minister Dr. Yinager received copies of credentials of the newly appointed Ambassadors of Azerbaijan, Colombia and Senegal at his office today (December 22, 2014). Dr. Yinager welcomed the newly appointed Ambassador of Senegal to Ethiopia, Ambassador Momar Gueye and briefs him about developments of Ethiopia in various sectors and Ethiopia’s role in stabilizing the Horn of Africa region.
He emphasized the need to cooperate in various mutual bilateral issues between the two countries. Ambassador Momar Gueye, praises the warm welcome by the Ministry and appreciates the developments in Ethiopia and Ethiopia’s visible role in the African Union as well as in IGAD. Stating the longstanding relations between Ethiopia and Senegal, he urges to strengthen the cooperation between the two countries. In the discussions with Ambassador of Colombia, Her Excellency Dr. Maria Eugenia Correa Olarte, State Minister Dr. Yinager noted the strong relations between Ethiopia and Colombia and asked to further strengthen in areas of trade and investment. Ambassador Dr. Maria Eugenia Correa Olarte, says Colombia looks forward to further strengthen relations with Ethiopia in the areas like trade and investment specially in areas of sugar development and textile. In meeting Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Ethiopia, Ambassador Elma Telma, Dr Yinager explained about Ethiopia’s growth and developments in various sectors, the efforts made by Ethiopia to stabilize the region and its role towards regional integration. The State Minister noted the cooperation between Ethiopia and Azerbaijan will be further strengthened in areas like trade, oil and gas exploration and railways since they are some of the priority areas in Ethiopia’s economic development plan. Ambassador Elma Telma, said that Azerbaijan is looking forwards to work closely with the government of Ethiopia in various.