President of Republic congratulates President Edgar Lungu on National Day

Bir Lahlou (liberated territories), October 25, 2016 (SPS) The President of the Republic and Secretary General of the Polisario Front, Brahim Ghali, has sent a congratulatory message to his Zambian counterpart, Edgar Lungu Chagwa, on the occasion of the 52nd anniversary of the independence of his country.

"It is my pleasure at the time where the brotherly Zambian people celebrates the 52nd anniversary of the independence of their country, to address to you on behalf of the Sahrawi people and Government and on my own behalf, our warm congratulations and best wishes of health and well being, and to the Zambian people more progress and prosperity" wrote President Brahim Ghali in his letter.

"The Saharawi people and Government appreciate highly the strong and principled position that your great country has shown for the decolonization of Western Sahara, the last colony in Africa", he added.

The President of the Republic expressed appreciation on the commitment of Zambia to strengthen relations with the Sahrawi Republic for the mutual benefit of the two countries. (SPS)