President Ramaphosa undertakes Working Visits to Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo
08 August 2018
President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Thursday, 09 and Friday, 10 August 2018 undertake Working Visits to the Republic of Zambia and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to hold consultative meetings with President Edgar Lungu and President Joseph Kabila respectively.
President Ramaphosa will undertake these visits after addressing the Women’s Day national event at Mbekweni, Paarl, in the Western Cape.
During the visits, President Ramaphosa and his counterparts will discuss bilateral cooperation as well as political and security developments in the region and continent.
On Sunday, 12 August 2018, President Ramaphosa will attend the inauguration in Harare of President-Elect Emmerson Mnangagwa of the Republic of Zimbabwe, following the July 30 2018 election.
President Ramaphosa will be accompanied by the Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Ms Lindiwe Sisulu; Minister of State Security Ms Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba, and the Minister of Defence and Military Veterans, Ms Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula.
Enquiries: Khusela Diko, Spokesperson to the President on 072 854 5707
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