French Prime Minister Elisabeth Borne has announced the appointment of Pap Ndiaye, a Franco-Senegalese historian, as Minister of National Education and Youth.
Previously, director of the Museum of the History of Immigration, the Franco-Senegalese historian was entrusted with the portfolio of National Education and Youth.
This appointment has aroused some reactions in the opinion of Senegal.
In Dakar, some see this appointment as a symbol of closeness between the two countries.
“It strengthens relations between the African continent and the West in general, in particular between France and Senegal,” said Aboubacry Ndaw.