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President Ramaphosa arrives in Windhoek for the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Summit

President Ramaphosa will today join the SADC Organ on Politics, Defence and Security meeting

President Cyril Ramaphosa has this afternoon, 16 August 2018, arrived in Windhoek in the Republic of Namibia to lead South Africa’s delegation at the 38th Ordinary Summit of the Heads of State and Government of the Southern African Development Community (SADC). President Ramaphosa will today join the SADC Organ on…

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South Africa: President Cyril Ramaphosa to Attend Southern African Development Community (SADC) Summit in Namibia

South Africa will remain a member of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Troika as Outgoing Chair until August 2019

President Cyril Ramaphosa will from 16-18 August 2018 lead South Africa’s delegation to the 38th Ordinary Summit of the Heads of State and Government of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) in Windhoek, Namibia. The Summit will take place under the theme “Promoting Infrastructure Development and Youth Empowerment for Sustainable…

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Joint Communique on The Occasion of the Working Visit of The South African President to The Democratic Republic of Congo

The two Heads of State agreed to meet very soon, at a date and place to be determined by mutual agreement through diplomatic channels

Joint Communique on The Occasion of the Working Visit of The South African President to The Democratic Republic of Congo: 1. His Excellency Joseph KABILA KABANGE, President of the Democratic Republic of Congo, received His Excellency Cyril RAMAPHOSA, President of the Republic of South Africa and Chair of SADC, on…

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President Ramaphosa arrives in The Democratic Republic Of Congo for a working visit

This is President Ramaphosa's first visit to the Democratic Republic of the Congo since his election as President of the Republic of South Africa in February 2018

President Cyril Ramaphosa has this morning, 10 August 2018, arrived in Kinshasa, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo for a Working Visit. This is President Ramaphosa's first visit to the Democratic Republic of the Congo since his election as President of the Republic of South Africa in February 2018.…

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President Cyril Ramaphosa departs Zambia for The Democratic Republic of Congo

The Commission will be chaired jointly by the President of the Republic of South Africa and the President of the Republic of Zambia

President Cyril Ramaphosa today, 10 August 2018, has departed from the Republic of Zambia ahead of his Working Visit to the Democratic Republic of Congo. This follows a successful working visit to the Republic of Zambia where both President Ramaphosa and his counterparts President Lungu held bilateral discussions on cooperation; political…

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South Africa: President Ramaphosa undertakes working visits to Zambia and The Democratic Republic Of Congo , to attend Zimbabwe Inauguration

President Ramaphosa will undertake these visits after addressing the Women’s Day national event at Mbekweni, Paarl, in the Western Cape

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…

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South Africa: President Ramaphosa Invites the Public to Nominate Deserving Recipients of the 2019 National Orders

The next National Orders awards investiture ceremony will take place in April 2019, honouring South Africans and eminent foreign nationals who have contributed to the achievement of a free, united, non-racial, democratic, non-sexist and prosperous South Africa

The Grand Patron of the National Orders, President Cyril Ramaphosa, hereby invites nominations from members of the public to put forward the names of any persons from all walks of life, that they believe deserve to receive the country’s highest honours, the National Orders. The deadline for nominations is 07…

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South Africa: President Ramaphosa Declares Special Provincial Official Funeral for Acclaimed Actor-Playright Mr Winston Ntshona

President Ramaphosa has extended his sincere condolences to the Ntshona family, as well as friends, colleagues and comrades

President Cyril Ramaphosa has declared a Special Provincial Official Funeral Category 2 for the late celebrated actor-playwright, Mr Winston Ntshona, who passed away on 02 August 2018. This Special Provincial Official Funeral Category 2 funeral is designated by the President of the Republic of South Africa for distinguished persons. The…

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South Africa: President Ramaphosa to address The 2018 National Women’s Day Event

This year’s commemoration is of special significance as 2018 marks the centenaries of globally recognised Struggle icons Tata Nelson Mandela and Mama Albertina Sisulu

President Cyril Ramaphosa will deliver the keynote address at the National Women’s Day Event on 9 August 2018‚ which will be commemorated at Mbekweni, Paarl, in the Western Cape under the theme: “100 Years of Albertina Sisulu, Woman of Fortitude: Women United in Moving South Africa Forward”. 09 August is…

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South Africa: President Ramaphosa declares a Special Provincial Official Funeral for Former Ambassador Stephen Pandula Gawe

Mr Gawe was the Ambassador to Norway and served as Director in the Diplomatic Academy of the Department of International Relations and Cooperation

President Cyril Ramaphosa has declared a Special Provincial Official Funeral for the late Struggle veteran and former Ambassador, Mr Stephen Pandula Gawe, who passed away on 18 July 2018 in the United Kingdom.  This category funeral is designated by the President of the Republic of South Africa for distinguished persons.…