ALGERIA’S UPPER HOUSE SPEAKER TO ATTEND GUINEA’S 60TH INDEPENDENCE ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS

ALGERIAS, The Speaker of the Council of the Nation, the upper chamber of the Algerian legislature, Abdelkader Bensalah, was in Conakry to represent President Abdelaziz Bouteflika in celebrations to mark the 60th anniversary of Guinea’s independence on Tuesday.

While in Conakry, Bensalah was also received by the President of Guinea’s National Assembly, Claude Kory Kondiano, according to a statement issued by the Council of the Nation here.

Bensalah also held discussions with Guinea’s President Alpha Conde, who expressed appreciation for Algeria’s participation in the independence anniversary festivities and hailed the historical relations between the two countries, added the statement.

“The Guinean President expressed his country’s willingness to raise the level of these relations, which have been boosted since the 3rd Algerian-Guinean Joint Committee meeting held in December 2017.

Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK