Khartoum, Jan. 11 (SUNA) - The First Vice - President of the Republic, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih, pointed out the project of Sennar as the Capital of Islamic Culture represents completion of the state's efforts in the national dialogue and boosting the accord between the people of Sudan for achieving peace and stability in the country.
During his meeting Wednesday at the Republican Palace with the Minister of Culture, Al-Tayeb Hassan Badawi, the First Vice - President called for more efforts to be exerted for completing the cultural establishments for the project.
The minister has expressed appreciation of the cultural sectors of the great support extended to them by the Presidency of the Republic.
He referred to the important role of the project of Sennar as the Capital of Islamic Culture in reflecting the religious tourism.
He affirmed the ministry's keenness to complete implementation of the project.