State Minister Dewano Kedir receives copy of the credentials of the Ambassador of the Sudan (Apr 29, 2015)
State Minister Dewano Kedir received a copy of the credentials of the newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Sudan, Ambassador Osman Nafie, on Tuesday (April 28). The State Minister welcomed the new Ambassador and congratulated him on the successful election held in Sudan and the re-election of President Omar Al-Bashir as President of the Republic. Ambassador Osman Nafie, who offered his condolences for the brutal murder of Ethiopians in Libya, appreciated the development that was taking place in Ethiopia. He said Ethiopia was a strong partner for development. Ambassador Nafie welcomed the warm relationship between Sudan and Ethiopia and said people-to-people exchanges and cooperation in sectors of trade, investment, human trafficking, the Nile and the economy should be further strengthened. He also promised to continue to work closely on issues of mutual concern for the East African region and more widely.