President Emmerson Mnangagwa will meet South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma for the first time as Zimbabwe’s President. Mnangagwa paid a courtesy call on Zuma before returning to Zimbabwe to assume his current role as Zimbabwe’s President.
Mnangagwa is on his first state visit since his inauguration in November and is expected to hold talks with Zuma in Pretoria. Zuma and Mnangagwa are expected to discuss regional and continental development issues, as well as seek to strengthen bilateral ties. Mnangagwa is also expected to address a high profile business conference to be held at the Zimbabwe Embassy and delegates are expected to be seated by 1300 hours.