President of Republic congratulates his Tanzanian counterpart on Independence Day

Bir-Lehlou, Dec 10, 2016 (SPS) - President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Frente POLISARIO, Brahim Ghali, sent Friday a letter of congratulations to President of the United Republic of Tanzania H.E. Dr John Magufuli, on the 55th anniversary of the independence of his country.

“On behalf of the Government and people of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, I would like to convey to your Excellency and the brotherly people of Tanzania our most sincere congratulations on the 55th anniversary of the independence of your sisterly country,” said the President of Republic in his letter.

“Since its independence in 1961, the United Republic of Tanzania has made great strides in all vital domains. We are confident that it will continue its steady march, under your wise leadership, towards the attainment of more development, progress and prosperity.”

“Tanzania has constantly been at the forefront of supporting the national liberation struggle of the Sahrawi people for freedom and independence. The Government and people of the Sahrawi Republic are grateful for the principled position of solidarity and support that Tanzania has always shown in defence of the just cause of the Sahrawi people in continental and international forums.”

“I take this pleasant opportunity to reiterate to your Excellency our strong resolve to strengthen and consolidate the bonds of solidarity, friendship and cooperation already existing between our two nations and to boost them to the highest possible level in the interests of our peoples and the peoples of our continent,” concluded the President of Republic. (SPS)