Visit by Laurent Fabius to Cameroon and Nigeria (March 15 to 16, 2013)
Laurent Fabius, Minister of Foreign Affairs, will visit Cameroon and Nigeria from March 15 to 16, 2013.
This visit falls within the framework of the French authorities’ wholehearted commitment to securing the release of our compatriots being held hostage in Nigeria by terrorist groups. It also aims to strengthen cooperation with these two states which are already fully committed to combating terrorism.
In Cameroon, the minister of foreign affairs will meet with Paul Biya, President of the Republic of Cameroon, as well as with Pierre Moukoko Mbonjo, Minister of External Relations.
In Nigeria, Laurent Fabius will meet with Goodluck Jonathan, President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
The minister will meet with the French community in both countries. He will express to them France’s solidarity and reaffirm the emphasis our country places on their security, in coordination with the states in which they reside.
- Diplomatic Photo Gallery
- France / Cameroon (in French)