Addis Ababa, Ethiopia- President Girma Woldegiorgis received and held discussion with Queen Sofía of Spain Sophia Margaret Victoria Frederica here on Friday at the National Palace.
On the occasion, President Girma expressed Ethiopia’s desire to further boost the all rounded relations with Spain.
Girma said her visit to Ethiopia will further enhance the existing relations of the two countries.
The Queen commended the infrastructure development being carried out in Ethiopia.
She expressed her appreciation for gov’t effort to meet the MDGs in education sector.
The Queen said if there would be direct flight connection between Addis Ababa and Madrid the economic relations of the two countries would further be enhanced.
The Queen is here to visit the development projects funded by the Spain government.
Earlier Friday, the Queen visited a health station in the metropolis around Entoto locality and the National Museum.
After the visit the Queen told journalists that her country would work with the Ethiopia in the health sector.
Representatives of UN agencies including UNCIEF, WFP and UNDP said they have witnessed the development aid for Ethiopia is dedicated for the right purpose.