10 December 2018
President Ramaphosa to receive Letters of Credence from Heads of Mission Designate
President Cyril Ramaphosa will tomorrow, Tuesday 11 December 2018, receive letters of credence from Heads of Mission Designate to South Africa at the Sefako Makgatho Presidential Guesthouse in Pretoria.
South Africa’s strong bilateral relations with countries from all regions of the world are reflected in the diversity and high number of diplomatic missions hosted in Pretoria.
A credentials ceremony affords new Ambassadors / High Commissioners designate the opportunity to present their credentials and be formally welcomed by the President of the Republic.
The Heads of Mission designate who will be presenting their credentials to President Ramaphosa represent the following countries: Kingdom of the Netherlands, Kingdom of Belgium, Kingdom of Denmark, Kingdom Thailand, Kingdom of Peru, Kingdom of Norway, State of Kuwait and the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka.
Media are invited to cover as follows:
Date: Tuesday, 11 December 2018
Time: 14h00 (media to arrive at 13h00)
Venue: Sefako Makgatho Presidential Guesthouse, Gate 10 (Dumberton Street Entrance)
Media who would like to cover this ceremony are requested to liaise with Tsakane Khambane on 082 084 5566 and to dress in a manner befitting this formal occasion.
Media enquires: Khusela Diko, Presidential Spokesperson on 072 854 5707
Issued by The Presidency of the Republic of South Africa