Moscow - Quite recently, Foreign Minister of Sudan Ibrahim Ghandour and his high-powered delegation together with top officials of the Russian Chamber of Trade and Commerce have concluded an agreement envisioning close cooperation in various spheres in the economy of Republic of Sudan.

Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir (R) meets with Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov for bilateral talks at the Presidential Palace in Khartoum, December 3, 2014. REUTERS/Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah
Kester Kenn Klomegah is a research writer and a policy consultant on African affairs in the Russian Federation and Eurasian Union.