A mass meeting was held in the People's Hall in Nouakchott on Wednesday, May 27, on the occasion of Africa Day.
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CU Saleh addressing meeting
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Background: A mass meeting was held in the People's Hall in Nouakchott on Wednesday, May 27, on the occasion of Africa Day.
Members of the Mauritanian People's Party attended the rally and were addressed by Mr Ahmed Ould Mohammed Saleh, a permanent member of the political bureau of the People's Party.
In his speech Mr Saleh traced the progress achieved in Africa since the founding of the Organisation of African Unity at Addis Ababa in 1963.
Also present at the rally were Mr Khardhi, the new Minister of Education, the Foreign Affairs Minister Mr Maknass, the Secretary-General of Nouakchott District, and Mr Adjouma Traore, a member of the national political bureau.