Connect with us

Africa

Eminent African personalities from the Brenthurst-Oppenheimer Foundation discover the value of the argan tree in the province of Essaouira

Published

on

Eminent African personalities from the Brenthurst-Oppenheimer Foundation discover the value of the argan tree in the province of Essaouira

Emphasis was also placed on the socio-economic contribution of this vital industry, which is no longer demonstrated in the province of Essaouira.

PRETORIA, South Africa, October 25, 2021 / APO Group / –

Eminent personalities and members of the board of directors of the prestigious BrenthurstOppenheimer Foundation visited, while in Morocco, the regional cooperative of “Beni Antar” in the municipality of Ounagha (province of Essaouira), to discover the value of the argan tree. tree, this endemic tree whose dynamics and the legitimacy of all its virtues have been consecrated by a World Day, celebrated on May 10 of each year by the United Nations.

Eminent African personalities from the Brenthurst-Oppenheimer Foundation discover the value of the argan tree in the province of Essaouira

This visit offered the opportunity to guests from the city of Alizés, including Mr. Jonathan Oppenheimer, Former President of Nigeria Mr. Olusegun Obasanjo, Former President of Liberia Ms. Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, and Ex- President of Sierra Leone. Mr. Ernest Bai Koroma, to discover closely this priceless intangible heritage of Humanity and this undeniable wealth that abounds in this part of the national territory.

During this visit, Mr. André Azoulay, Advisor to His Majesty the King and Founding President of the Essaouira-Mogador Association, as well as Ms. Selma El Antari, presented to the members of the Board of Directors of the Foundation, numerous explanations on the different stages of production and marketing of argan oil, from the harvest of the fruit to the bottling of the oil, as well as on the multiple virtues of the derivatives of this product, especially in the field cosmetic.

Eminent African personalities from the Brenthurst-Oppenheimer Foundation discover the value of the argan tree in the province of Essaouira

Emphasis was also placed on the socio-economic contribution of this vital industry, which is no longer demonstrated in the province of Essaouira.

On this occasion, the members of the Foundation showed a keen interest in this secular heritage, which is one of the riches of the province of Essaouira, in particular through their spontaneous interaction with the explanations provided.

Short Link: https://wp.me/pcj2iU-3DnU

Eminent African personalities from the Brenthurst-Oppenheimer Foundation discover the value of the argan tree in the province of Essaouira

NNN is a Nigerian online news portal that publishes breaking news in Nigeria, and across the world. We are honest, fair, accurate, thorough and courageous in gathering, reporting and interpreting news in the best interest of the public, because truth is the cornerstone of journalism and we strive diligently to ascertain the truth in every news report. Contact: editor @ nnn.ng. Disclaimer.