Sudan received another aid shipment from Egypt, health minister ends visit to Khartoum

SourceAhram
SectorHealthcare
CountryEgypt

Egyptian Minister of Health Hala Zayed left Khartoum on Wednesday after a two-day visit during which she met her Sudanese counterpart Osama Abdel-Rahim, according to state-owned news agency MENA. The two ministers' talks touched upon the conditions in Sudan after rising floodwaters hit swaths of the country in recent days. The weeks of heavy flooding have left dozens of people dead and destroyed tens of thousands of homes. Zayed reaffirmed Egypt’s willingness to support Sudan in such critical times, as the two ministers witnessed the delivery of a new aid shipment from Egypt on Wednesday. On Saturday, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi expressed support to Sudan. “I express my sincere solidarity with the brotherly Sudanese government and people amid the heavy rains and flash floods that have ravaged their ...read more...