President Omar Hassan Ahmed al-Bashir telephoned Senegalese President, Macky Sall, on Tuesday congratulating him on being reelected for a second term in the elections held in Senegal on Sunday and gaining the confidence of Senegalese people.
The President expressed his warm congratulations and that of the government of Sudan and its people to President Sal, wishing him success in his new mandate and for the Senegalese people further progress and prosperity.
He also stressed Sudan keenness to continue cooperation and develop the historical relations between the two countries in various fields.
For his part, the Senegalese President thanked the President of the Republic for his phone call, stressing the historical ties between the Senegalese and Sudanese peoples, wishing Sudan further progress and prosperity.
The Senegalese National Election Commission announced that President Sall won the presidential election in the first round with 58% of the votes.