Sunday, December 22, 2019

Colonialism was a “Grave mistake” Emmanuel Macron said as he visits Ivory Coast

President Emmanuel Macron of France on Saturday December 20, declared that colonialism was a “grave mistake” and a “serious fault” made by the French Republic.

The French President who spoke during a visit to Ivory Coast, a former French colony in West Africa said he hopes “a new page” of the story could be written.

Macron said;

“Too often, France is perceived as taking a supremacy stance and to dress itself in the rags of colonialism, which has been a grave mistake, a serious fault of the Republic”.