KEM-Sudan: The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby to visit Khartoum on Sunday July 30, to open the Anglican Church of Sudan.
With this inauguration, Sudan will be the 39th Province of the Anglican Communion.
According to a statement released by the official news agency SUNA, the government of Khartoum State announced that the Archbishop Welby would visit the Sudanese capital on 30 June to inaugurate the Anglican Church in Al-Amarat neighborhood.
The Governor of Khartoum State Abdel Rahim Mohamed Hussein Monday discussed the ongoing preparations for the visit with Jaber Idriss Awishah, the Chairman of the Supreme Council for Endowment in the state.
In press statements following the meeting, Awishah said the religious event will promote the spirit of tolerance and religious cooperation in the state.
The Archbishop of Canterbury is expected to visit Khartoum with a group of bishops from South Africa, India and China to participate in the inauguration.
Source: Khalid en.khartoumcenter.com