Ahmed Nasser Abdul Rahim Al-Khaja, UAE Ambassador to the Republic of Guinea, has attended the opening of a vocational training institute in Boke Region, Guinea.

The project is funded by UAE through Abu Dhabi Fund for Development. The opening was attended also by Ibrahim Kasuri Fofana, Prime Minister of the Republic of Guinea, and a number of ministers.

In his speech, Fofana extended thanks to the UAE for funding development projects in his country. "The institute specialises in electricity, carpentry, welding and mechanics and will contribute to the skill development of Guinean youth, who are priority of the government," he said.

He also thanked the UAE Ambassador for taking part in the event and continuous cooperation with the Guinean government as well as enhancing ties between the two countries in all fields.

Source: UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs