BUJUMBURA December 19th (ABP) –The Burundi Head of State, Mr. Pierre Nkurunziza, received in audience in the Ntare Rushatsi State House on Wednesday December 18, 2019, the Director General of the Saudi Fund, Dr. Khalid S. Alkhahudairy.
At the end of the audience, the deputy spokesperson of the President of the Republic, Mr. Alain Diomède Nzeyimana, said that this host signed on Tuesday December 17, 2019 a loan agreement of Fund for the Construction of the Melchior Ndadaye Chanic-Airport Highway with a length of 5 km. He said it was the same Fund that financed the construction of the road from Nyamitanga to Airport.
According to Mr. Nzeyimana, Mr. Khalid S. Alkhahudairy promised that the technical services of the Fund will come and analyze other projects to be financed in Burundi because, he said, he found that there is security. That is particularly in the field of tourism, education and health.
That host also visited Kamenge King Khaled University Hospital which was built with that Saudi Fund and which today needs to be repaired.