President Al-Bashir Affirms State Support to Services Projects in Northern State

President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, Thursday received at the Republican Palace the Wali (governor) of the Northern State, Yasser Yousif, and affirmed the state support to all the development and services projects in the Northern State.
He directed the Wali (governor) of the Northern State to exert more efforts for enhancing the citizens’ living conditions and implementing the projects that are conducive to improving the livelihood of people.
In a press statement, the Wali said that the President of the Republic has stressed the importance of serious work to make a success the winter agricultural sector which will witness cultivation of 420,000 feddans (acres) in the Northern State, 120,000 acres of which are assigned for growing wheat.
He indicated that the meeting has affirmed the importance of creating an attractive atmosphere for the investors to operate in the state.
The Wali revealed that the President of the Republic would visit the Northern State in next January to attend Karma tourism Festival and to inaugurate a number of services and development projects.