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Barrow receives goodwill sages

Jun 2, 2020, 12:02 PM

State House, Banjul, June 1, 2020 – His Excellency, President Adama Barrow received goodwill Ramadan messages from their Excellences, Abdel Fattah Al Sisi, President of the Arab Republic of Egypt and Mahmoud Abass, President of the State of Palestine.

 President Al Sisi described the sacred month of Ramadan as “a great opportunity for the Muslim Ummah to uphold the spirit, sublime Islamic values of fraternity, solidarity and cooperation, which are very much needed to overcome the big challenge our world has been facing lately.” 

 He prayed for Allah to save the world from the unprecedented pandemic and bless their shared endeavour towards a safer, healthier and prosperous world.

 Meanwhile, His Majesty the Sultan of Brunei Darrusalam, Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah expressed confidence in the warm relations and cooperation between The Gambia and Brunei in a message of acknowledgement to President Barrow. 

 On behalf of the Government and the People of Brunei Darrusalam thanked the Gambian leader for the warm congratulatory message extended to him on the occasion of their 36th National Day.

 The message concluded with best wishes of good health and happiness as well as progress and prosperity for the people of the Republic of The Gambia.

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