Manhandled in recent weeks by the more or less open opposition of Daniele Darlan and of Simple Mathieu Sarandji (SMS), Faustin-Archange Touadera (FAT) had decided to handle the case himself. On October 29, at the Ombella Palace hotel in Bangui, the Central African president was therefore present in person at the opening of the extraordinary session of the national political council of the United Hearts Movement (MCU), his party.
The goal Sarandji
Officially, the ruling party was meeting for two days in order to to discuss political strategy with a view to future elections, in particular the municipal elections scheduled for early 2023. But the objective of the Head of State was in reality simpler: to publicly stage a reconciliation with the Secretary General of the MCU and President of the National Assembly, Simplice Mathieu Sarandji