President of Republic arrives in Lusaka on working visit to Republic of Zambia

Lusaka, January 9, 2017 (SPS) - President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Polisario Front, Brahim Ghali, and his accompanying delegation arrived Monday in Lusaka in the framework of a working visit to the Republic of Zambia, coming from the Republic of South Africa after a similar visit lasted three days.

The President of the Republic and his accompanying delegation were greeted at Kenneth Kaunda International Airport by Zambian Foreign Minister Harry Kalaba and members of the local and regional government and authorities in the region of Lusaka.

The Sahrawi Republic and the Republic of Zambia establish diplomatic relations at the ambassadorial level.

The President of the Republic is accompanied during this visit by Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mohamed Salem Ould Salek, Minister of Cooperation, Boulahi Sid, Secretary of State for Security and Documentation, Brahim Mohamed Mahmoud, Secretary-General of Nnational Union of Saharawi Women, Fatma Elmehdi, PAP Vice-President, Soueilma Beirouk, and Counselor to the Presidency of the Republic, Abdati Breika. (SPS )