Geingob to visit Zimbabwe

25 Apr 2017 15:30pm
WINDHOEK, 25 APR (NAMPA) – President Hage Geingob will be in Zimbabwe on a State visit from Wednesday to Friday.
This will be Geingob’s first visit to Zimbabwe since he took office two years ago.
“The visit is being conducted in the interest of further strengthening bilateral relations between the southern African neighbours,” Press Secretary in the Presidency, Albertus Aochamub said in a media statement issued on Tuesday.
The visit will be preceded by the fourth round of diplomatic consultations on 24 April and the hosting of the eighth Session of the Namibia-Zimbabwe Joint Permanent Commission of Cooperation from 24 until 26 April.
Geingob is expected to address the Zimbabwean representatives on a variety of local industries on Thursday.
On Friday, the Namibian Head of State will open the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair in Bulawayo, where selected Namibian businesses will be represented.
Geingob will be accompanied by First Lady Monica Geingos, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah; Minister of Industrialisation, Trade, and Small and Medium Enterprise Development, Immanuel Ngatjizeko; Minister of Works and Transport, Alpheus !Naruseb; Minister of Gender and Child Welfare, Doreen Sioka and other senior officials.