Seven Sudanese officials die in plane crashDecember 10, 2018
Khartoum, – Seven officials including a regional governor died in a plane crash in eastern Sudan on Sunday, state news agency SUNA reported last week.
The death toll includes Mirghani Salih, the governor of Gedaref, where the crash took place, as well as Gedaref’s production and agriculture minister, the heads of the national army and police in the state, and other senior army and police officials, said SUNA.
The governor of Gedaref state Mirghani Salih died today in a plane crash while conducting a security visit of the Galabat area, the agency reported.
No cause was given for the crash, which took place in Galabat near the eastern border with Ethiopia, but Al-Shorooq TV, which is close to the government, said the plane crashed while landing in the Galabat area.
Source: International Islamic News Agency