Addis Ababa, July 29, 2015 (SPS) – The Saharawi Republic (SADR) participated Tuesday in Addis Ababa in the reception ceremony for the US President Barack Obama, as part of a historic visit Kenya, Ethiopia a and the African Union headquarters.
SADR was represented at the event by Mr. Baba Al-Bardi, First Secretary of SADR embassy in Ethiopia, Maria Eid Saila, from the permanent mission to the AU, and Wadadi Salek, media and cultural attaché.
Addressing the Union, President Obama urged the world to change its stereotypes attitude towards the African continent given the profound transformations towards progress and development taking place in its countries.
He added that Africa’s aspiration to achieve democratic governance requires the respect for peoples’ will and enable them to exercise their natural right of choice.
SADR is a founder member of the African Union