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UNAMID Deputy Chief acts on her commitment to North Darfur returnees
EL FASHER (DARFUR), Sudan, February 15, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — With the slaying of goats, the people of Kuma Garadyat today expressed their commitment to work with the African Union-United Nations Mission in Darfur on nine projects intended to trigger the restoration of normality to a string of 12 villages in North Darfur which four years ago were devastated by conflict.
The deputy chief of UNAMID, Aichatou Mindaoudou Souleymane, made her second visit to the area in a month, to affirm her commitment to the projects which she launched by pounding grain and doweling a concrete slab for a future school.
“When I was young I used these as well,” the former Foreign Minister of Niger told a delighted audience of nearly 1000 villagers after a performance of strenuous labour by a group…
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