Sudanand#039s Deputy Ambassador visits Liwa Dates Festival 2015

WESTERN REGION, 27th July, 2015 (WAM) — Ahmed Jardah, Sudan’s Deputy Ambassador to the UAE, yesterday visited the Liwa Dates Festival 2015. The event, being held in Liwa, Western Region, is organised under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs.
The event is organised by the Cultural Programmes and Heritage Festivals Committee.
Jardah, along with Obaid Khalfan Al Mazrouei, the director of the Liwa Date Festival and a number of the Sudanese community, toured the pavilions of the festival. The diplomat was briefed on exhibitors’ participation in the event.
The tour included a number of the participant pavilions in the festival. He was also briefed on pavilions of a number of government departments, expressing his admiration about the festival which encourages local products of dates, fruits and preservation of the heritage.
In his remarks to Emirates News Agency ,WAM, Jarda said that his visit came in response to the invitation of Cultural Programmes and Heritage Festivals Committee.