Foreign Minister Visits Tunisia

Gms: Khartoum, 6 December, 2017 (SUNA)

The Sudan Minister for Foreign Affairs, Professor Ibrahim Ghandour on Sunday arrived in Tunisia on Sunday leading a foreign ministry delegation on atwo day visit to Tunis at the invitation of his Tunisian counterpart Khamis Al-Jehinawi.

 The Minister is accompanied by the Direct of the Arab Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Ahmed Yusuf and Ambassador Fadul Abdalla, the Director of the Minister's office.
 The Minister will meet evening today with the union of the businessmen in Tunisia and will head the Sudanese side in the meeting of the Political Consultative Committee between the Sudan and Tunisia.
 The Minister will also meet high government officials to discuss questions of mutual interests.
 The meeting of the Joint Committees comes in implementation of the recommendations and outcome of the meeting of the Seventh Session of the Joint Higher Committee that was convened of the first time under the leadership of the two heads of state, which convened in Khartoum in March 2017.
 The joint committee will review means of further boosting the bilateral relations between the two countries and the coordination on all regional and international issues of mutual interest.

Commissioner Madame MayadaSuar Al-Dahab said that Khartoum state is launching a new initiative and adopting new methods to fight drug circulation and trafficking in the state next year. The commissioner described the drug as a threat to the national security. She called for the mobilization of all the parties in the battle againstdrug.

The former first vice president Ali Osman Mohammad Taha

The former first vice president Ali Osman Mohammad Taha stressed the importance of the discussion of all the intellectual issues concerning the youths.

The first vice president the PM Bakri Hassan Saleh launched the youth week organized by the youth union in the Red Sea.

Gms: Khartoum, 9 Dec. 2017 (SUNA)

The meeting of the Council of the Minister of Minerals Wednesday recommended development of an investment geological map for the precious and semi-precious stones in the country besides establishment of three laboratories to inspect, cut and form precious stones.

The First Vice President the (PM) Bakri Hassan Saleh willhonor next Sunday the tenth of December the closing session of the third copy of the Afrabia prize which is organized by the Arab-African council.