President Thabo Mbeki, accompanied by Minister Dlamini Zuma
to attend Inauguration of Tanzanian President Elect Jakaya Kikwete
- South African President Thabo Mbeki, accompanied by Foreign Minister Dr Nkosazana
Dlamini Zuma, will depart from South Africa on Wednesday 21 December 2005 for
Tanzania where he is scheduled to attend the inauguration of the newly elected
President-designate Jakaya Kikwete scheduled for 21 December 2005.
Thabo Mbeki's attendance of the inauguration of the President-designate of Tanzania
comes within the context of South Africa's commitment to consolidate historical
political, economic, social and cultural relations between South Africa and Tanzania.
Thabo Mbeki today Tuesday, 20 December 2005 extended his congratulations to President-designate
Jakaya Kikwete on the successful conclusion of the third multiparty election in
President Thabo Mbeki will conclude his visit to Tanzania on Wednesday,
21 December 2005.
Issued by Ronnie Mamoepa on 082 990 4853
of Foreign Affairs
Private Bag X152