The first vice president Gen. Bakri Hassan Salah honored yesterday evening the winners Awrabea Award in its second edition, in Aspark City Hall in the capital Khartoum organized by Afro-Arab youth council .
Bakri congratulated Afrabia winners in poetry, stories, music, singing and visual arts areas and the first was awarded winner from each area of $ 3000 and the second winner of $ 1,000, and print the booklet contains the first ten business, was honored as the Chairman of the Jury Prize, Dr. Abdul Latif Obaid secretary Assistant Secretary of the Arab League.
Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Youth and Sports Minister Haidar Galokuma congratulate winners and their families, the success of the first edition of Afarbia mobilize its political support and care and attract its partners its second edition successfully is a sophisticated and included several events, the Khartoum poetry Forum Gallery and Fine second youth forum for immigration and promised to support the award in its 3rd version.
The General secretary Afro-Arab Youth Council Yousef A-Kazhim has appreciated their quest to lift the financial value of the award and said that the second Afarbia marked by the participation of 17 countries promised under the auspices of the winners and show their work internationally hailed Sudan’s government and people for their hospitality and renewed support for the peace process.
Arab League representative Ambassador Abdel Moneim Alshairi congratulate Secretary-General Ahmed Aboul Gheit, the winners and said they look for Afrabia award favorably and in the future, adding that it contributes to strengthening the social fabric and identity preservation and described shield condoms to young people against epidemics.
the representative of the African Union(EA) , Ambassador Salah Hammad stressed his support for the activities, events and programs of the Council reiterated their interest for Afrabia award even include other private areas that the year 2017 is the year of African youth and stressed his happiness level of mutual cooperation and said that the agreement signed between( AU) and the Council is one of the best of what has been signed in the framework of Youth.
And praised the Arab Cultural Institute Director for African Ambassador Mohammed Salem mystic role of the Council and Afrabia to encourage creativity and innovation for youth development, said that marshal Al-Bashir to honored him in recent Malabo summit came in recognition of the role of the Sudanese leadership in strengthening the relations between Africa and the Arab World.
The ceremony of Afrabia presented in the presence of Ministers of Culture, Youth and Health, and the leaders of the diplomatic corps and media journalist and oversaw the organization by Secretary-General of the Arab Youth Council Dr. Awad Hassan has provided Iraqi poet Yas Saidi second place winner in the poetry he contest thanks and appreciation to Sudan and participated in the ceremony Coral College of Music from Sudan University of Science and technology and Drama original songs interact with the audience rally.