Namibia, South Africa presidents to discuss regional issues

01 Mar 2018 08:50am
WINDHOEK, 01 MAR (NAMPA) – The President of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa and President Hage Geingob will discuss regional issues, including bilateral relations between the two countries, when the former pays a courtesy visit to the latter on Friday.
A media statement issued by the Office of the President on Wednesday confirmed Ramaphosa and his delegation’s visit.
According to the statement, the delegation is expected to arrive in Namibia on Friday and depart on Saturday.
The South African Head of State will be accompanied by Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Lindiwe Sisulu and Minister of Defence and Military Veterans, Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula.
Ramaphosa was sworn in as South Africa’s fifth president on 15 February, a day after Jacob Zuma was forced to resign by the ruling African National Congress (ANC) party.