ETHIOPIAN PM BEGINS THREE-DAY VISIT TO SUDAN

Ethiopian Prime Minster Hailemariam Dessalegn leaves here Tuesday for a three-day official visit to Sudan at the invitation of Sudanese President Omar hassan al-Bashir.

The Prime Minister will be leading a high-level delegation on the visit during which the leaders of the two countries will confer on bilateral, regional, and international affairs.

The visit has also great significance in further strengthening the economic, social and political ties between Ethiopia and Sudan, it was learned.

It is to be recalled that the two countries had concluded eight bilateral agreements on peace and security, trade and economic co-operation, road linkages, forestry development and preservation as well as in other sectors.

Source: NAM News Network