President of Republic receives reply message from his Tanzanian counterpart

Bir-Lehlou, June 9, 2018 (SPS) - President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Polisario Front, Brahim Ghali, received a reply message from President of the United Republic of Tanzania, H.E. Dr. John Pombe Joseph Magufuli, expressing his gratitude and thanks for the congratulatory message on the occasion of the celebrations of the 54th anniversary of the historic union between Tanganyika and Zanzibar.

“On behalf of the Government and People of the United Republic of Tanzania, and indeed on my own behalf, I wish to express our sincere gratitude to Your Excellency, and through you, to the Government and the Brotherly People of SADR for the congratulations you conveyed to us,” said President John Pombe Joseph Magufuli in his reply message.

“Furthermore, I wish to reiterate to Your Excellency the commitment of my Government in ensuring that the bonds of solidarity, friendship and cooperation that exist between Tanzania and SADR will be further consolidated.”

“Moreover, I wish to assure you that Tanzania, as one of the Founding Members of the Organization of African Unity (OAU) and now the African Union (AU) will always be ready to contribute to the development and strengthening of the AU, as it did during the liberation of the African from colonialism and apartheid,” he concluded. (SPS)

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