“The pressure is useless … I will not be the minister who will flee …. There is nothing to hide”

The Senegalese population is estimated between 16 and 17 million inhabitants. There is a rapid increase in the population and this demographic growth poses certain challenges to be met, among others in the field of health, education as well as housing which is a real challenge, especially at the level of agglomerations such as Dakar, where most of the population, with low purchasing power, is faced with exorbitant rent prices.
Hence the pretext of a sharing workshop with parliamentarians, local elected officials and other stakeholders led by Minister Abdou Karim Fofana in charge of the sector, on the 100,000 housing program.

This meeting made it possible to discuss with the various actors on the implementation of this ambitious program of the Head of State in order to move towards the materialization of the social housing policy recommended in the PES.

The Minister of Town Planning to take the example of the Daga Kholpa case to assert his truths. “We are there to carry out the projects of the State but in the legality. There is no point in putting pressure on the media because there is nothing to hide, I am open to any kind of dialogue … I do not I will not be the minister who is going to flee, “Abdou Karim Fofana said straight away …


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