South African Foreign Minister Dlamini Zuma Pays a Courtesy
Call on President Laurent Gbagbo
ABIDJAN - South African Foreign Minister
Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma today 16 February 2006 paid a courtesy call on the President
Laurent Gbagbo of Côte D'Ivoire in Abidjan the Capital of Côte D'Ivoire.
Dlamini-Zuma is in Côte D'Ivoire as part of the International Working Group
on Côte D'Ivoire scheduled to meet on Friday 17th February to assess progress
regarding the implementation of the peace process in Côte D'Ivoire.
the media following the courtesy call on President Gbagbo, Minister Dlamini Zuma
indicated that she was "appraised by President Gbagbo on the current political
situation in Côte D'Ivoire".
Minister Dlamini Zuma is scheduled
later today to meet with the Prime Minister of Côte D'Ivoire Charles Konan
Banny in the Capital Abidjan. Minister Dlamini Zuma is leading a South Africa
Government Delegation, which includes the Deputy Director General of Foreign Affairs
Issued by Ronnie Mamoepa on 082 990 4853
Department of Foreign Affairs
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