On Friday, May 20, 2010 the governor of the Red Sea State, Mohammad Tahir Eilla announced that President Bashir will visit the region upcoming June. He will inaugurate a number of health and educational facilities.
President Al Bashir will inaugurate of Desalination Plant in Port Sudan,
new electrical supplies in Saukin and Sinkat alongside with
inaugurating distribution of ambulances, mobile hospital and
distributing of up to 50 wheels [wheelchairs/scooters?] for handicapped.
Governor Eilla met in Khartoum with the President to arrange the meeting. He also submitted reports about development in the east. One report addressed preparation for the rainy season in the Red Sea State Another
report was on investment and progress of work in the new industrial area in
Port Sudan. That report indicated that more than 14 thousand houses have
been involved in electrical network.