President of Republic congratulates South African counterpart on National Day

Shaheed Al-Hafed, April 30, 2017 (SPS) - The President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Polisario Front, Brahim Ghali, congratulated his South African counterpart, Jacob Zuma, on the occasion of the 23rd anniversary of the National Day of Freedom.

In a letter Thursday, the President of the Republic expressed his best wishes on the day South Africa was liberated from apartheid and held its first free and fair elections on April 27, 1994.

On this auspicious occasion, President Ghali stressed that it is a reminder of the great tasks ahead of peoples not only to preserve the freedom that has been snatched, but to "restore our civilizations and work hard for the future that our ambitious peoples promise for a better life, more economic growth, democracy and a strong unity of our continental organization." (SPS)