UGTSARIO participates in 11th OATUU Ordinary Congress in Bamako

Bamako (Mali), March 4, 2017 (SPS) – A delegation of Sahrawi Workers Union (UGTARIO) led by Secretary-General Salama Brahim, took part Friday in Malian capital Bamako, in the 11th Ordinary Congress of the Organization of African Trade Union Unity (OATUU).

The opening ceremony, which was attended by some 50 African trade union organization and many international organizations, was marked by the presence of Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, accompanied by several members of the government and the diplomatic corps accredited in Bamako.

The Sahrawi delegation held several meeting with the participating delegations addressed the developments related to the Sahrawi issue as well as the bilateral relations.

The Sahrawi workers delegation comprised besides the Secretary-General, Leabada Kaziza, external relations officer, Enguia Bahemu, regional secretary, and Nafei Rayes, in charge of a mission to the Union. (SPS)