Press release

President Faure sends congratulatory message to the Ethiopian Prime Minister, the winner of 2019 Nobel Peace Prize

October 11, 2019

President Faure has sent his most sincere congratulations to the Prime Minister of the Federal Republic of Ethiopia, H.E. Abiy Ahmed, on winning the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize.

“The award is not only a personal achievement but a victory for the whole of Africa who today, rejoices alongside you” noted President Faure.

The President added “You are an inspiration to many. Peace in Africa and solidarity amongst Africans can only be achieved by our actions and not only by our words”.