Translation:Adamou Chekou to Maman Sambo Sidikou (February 1, 1999)
Republic of Niger
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation
The Embassy in Rome
Via Antonio Baiamonti, 10
Tel: 06/3729013 - Telex 626290
The Ambassador To His Excellency The Minister Of Foreign Affairs And African Integration.
I am honoured to inform you that the Embassy of Iraq to the Holy See has just informed me that His Excellency Mister Wissam Al Zahawie, Ambassador of Iraq to the Holy See, will make an official visit to our country as a representative of His Excellency Mister Saddam Hussein, President of the Iraqi Republic.
His Excellency Mister Zahawie will arrive in Niamey on Friday, February 5, 1999, at 6:25 PM with Air France flight 730 from Paris.
I would be grateful for whatever measures you may kindly take in regard.
With the highest esteem [or consideration],
Signed: His Excellency Adamou Chekou
Ambassador Niger Rome