President Emmanuel Macron said on Friday France would invest in boosting the production of COVID-19 vaccines in Africa, to help close a gap in the availability of the shots between African and Western nations.
French President Emmanuel Macron arrived in South Africa on Friday afternoon for an official state visit. Macron is expected to reiterate his support for boosting vaccine production in Africa.
President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Friday host French President Emmanuel Macron on a state visit at the Union Buildings.
Real Madrid striker, Karim Benzema, headlined the naming of the 26-man squad announced by France coach Didier Deschamps.
African and European leaders have agreed to push wealthier nations to reallocate $100 billion in International Monetary Fund(IMF) reserves to African states, planned for October.