Fact check: Did Omer Ismail receive a masters degree from Harvard?

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The name of Mr. Omer Ismail has appeared on many news sources as of one the candidates for the foreign minister seat in the upcoming Sudanese government, viral facebook claim made by the journalist  Moniem Suleiman says this piece of information is wrong.

اعتذاراعتذر عن نشر السيرة الذاتية للأخ الصديق الأستاذ "عمر قمر الدين" المرشح لمنصب وزير الخارجية.. وهي سيرة لم أكتبها…

Posted by ‎الصفحة الرسمية للصحفي منعم سليمان‎ on Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Claim 1:

“Mr. Omer Ismail never received any degree from Harvard university ”

Fact Check 1: False

WikiTribune contacted Harvard Kennedy School’s office of alumni to check this claims. The reply we received from them read:

” Yes, Omer received a Master in Public Administration from Harvard Kennedy on 05/29/2014″

A screenshot of the email between Harvard Kennedy school and WikiTribune is attached below as ‘Image 1’.

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