The Senegalese international of Paris Saint-Germain, Idrissa Gana Gueye has been at the heart of controversy since he refused to play, Saturday May 14, in Montpellier as part of a day placed under the sign of the fight against the homophobia. And Zahra Iyane Thiam Diop to magnify the act of the Head of State.
The Minister of Microfinance and Social and Solidarity Economy Ms. Zahra Iyane Thiam Diop invites herself to the debate. Invited this Sunday to the program “Janno Bi” on Sud Fm, she vigorously magnified the position of the President of the Republic, Macky Sall, in this affair.
Indeed, the Head of State through a tweet gave his support to the Senegalese player. According to the Minister, all Senegalese, unanimously, must salute the position taken by the Head of State in this affair. For her, the President of the Republic, through his tweet of support for Gana Gueye, displayed Senegal’s clear position on homosexuality.
According to Zahra IyaneThiam Diop, even those who live abroad say they have never seen an African president like Macky Sall courageously defend the cause of one of his sons who is facing difficulties related to homosexuality .
Which, in the eyes of Mrs., further proves that the Head of State is fully playing his role as father of the Nation. Better, in the opinion of the Minister, the respect of the President of the Republic towards our charters and fundamentals, must be measured through the actions he takes.