12 September 2014
President Zuma to host a SADC Troika Summit to consider developments in Lesotho and the DRC
The Chairperson of the SADC Organ on Politics, Security and Defence, His Excellency Mr Jacob Zuma, President of the Republic of South Africa, has called for a sitting of the SADC Double Troika Summit plus the DRC and the United Republic of Tanzania, scheduled for Monday, 15 September 2014 in Pretoria. The purpose of the SADC Double Troika Summit is to consider the latest political developments in the SADC region, particularly the political and security situation in the Kingdom of Lesotho and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
Members of the media are invited as follows:
Date: Monday, 15 September 2014
Venue: DIRCO Conference Centre, OR Tambo Building, 460 Soutpansberg Road, Pretoria
Time: 16h30 for 17h00 (Opening remarks) & 22h00 (Summit Communiqué)
Please provide the following details to HlungwaniR@dirco.gov.za: Full names, designation, ID/Passport number, media house. You will also be expected to present a valid ID document on arrival and a media card.
Enquiries: Mr Nelson Kgwete, +27 76 431 3078
ISSUED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COOPERATION
OR Tambo Building
460 Soutpansberg Road