(Djibouti – April 28, 2015) The Executive Secretary of IGAD, H.E. Ambassador Mahboub Maalim, sent a congratulatory message to the President of the Republic of Sudan, H.E. Field Marshal Omar Al Bashir for his re-election to the presidency.
“On behalf of the entire IGAD fraternity, I wish to extend my warmest congratulations on the occasion of your re-election to the Presidency of the Republic of Sudan,” said Ambassador Maalim in his message.
Ambassador Maalim, pointed out the role of IGAD in observing the elections in Sudan and stated that elections were largely conducted in peaceful and credible manner.
“I congratulate you on your victory and wish to express IGAD’s confidence that your leadership will continue to make earnest efforts to achieve lasting peace as well as prosperity for the people of The Sudan,” said Ambassador Maalim.
“I also wish you every success in these efforts and wish to affirm that you can count on my continued support,” said the Executive Secretary.