President Mbeki to Conclude Visit to Indonesia
- President Thabo Mbeki will today, Sunday 24 2005, conclude his visit to Indonesia
where he paid a State Visit and led a senior South African delegation to the largest
gathering of leaders of the South at the Asia-Africa Summit and Commemoration
of the 1955 Bandung Conference in Bandung.
President and Mrs Thabo Mbeki,
accompanied by Foreign Minister Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma today, Sunday 24 April
2005 participated in the Commemoration of the Golden Jubilee of the Asian-African
Bandung Conference of 1955 in Bandung, Indonesia.
The programme included
a Historic Special Walk by President and Mrs Mbeki and Minister Dlamini Zuma on
the Asian-African Street from the Savoy Homman Hotel to Gedung Merdeka.
was followed by an address and statement by an African representative and the
signing of the outcomes of the Asian-African Summit.
President Mbeki also
participated in the planting of the Asian-African Tree at the Tegala Garden in
President Thabo Mbeki will return to South Africa on Monday, 25 April
2005 ahead of the National Orders Ceremony on Tuesday, 26 April 2005.
by Ronnie Mamoepa on 082 990 4853.
? Department of Foreign Affairs
24 April 2005