President of Republic sends congratulatory message to President of Botswana on National Day

Bir-Lehlou, September 30, 2018 (SPS) -  President of the Republic, Secretary General of the Polisario Front, Brahim Ghali, has congratulated President of the Republic of Botswana, H.E. Mokgweetsi Masisi, on the occasion of the Independence Day of this brotherly country.

“On behalf of the Saharawi People and on my own behalf, I extend my sincere congratulations on the anniversary of the Independence Day of the Republic of Botswana,” said the President of the Republic.

“I would not miss this opportunity to salute and extend my thanks and gratitude to Your Excellency, the Government and the People of the Republic of Botswana foryour solidarity and the steady position of your country in defending the struggle of the Sahrawi People for their right to self-determination and independence.”

“Acknowledging the value, Excellency, ofthe recent conclusions of my visit to your country, among others, in particular the signing of the establishment of diplomatic relations at the ambassadorial level between the Republic of Botswana and the Sahrawi Arab democratic Republic.It will for sure enhanceour close consultations in the African Union, based on common approach towards a number of topical matters, in addressing the key challenges of eradication of all sort of colonization agenda in our continent.In addition, it will strengthen the core role of the African Union to take its natural place in the International arenas.”

“Excellency, May I again congratulate you and the People of Botswana on your national day and extend my best wishes for happiness, continued success and prosperity.Please accept the assurances of my highest consideration,” added the President of the Republic. (SPS)