Botswana President arrives for ZAS official opening

By Oleen Ndori

BOTSWANA President Dr Mokgweetsi Masisi has arrived in the country for a state visit during which he is expected to officially open the 112th edition of the Zimbabwe Agricultural Show.

President Mokgweetsi, who is accompanied by First Lady Mrs Neo Jane Masisi, Foreign Affairs Minister Honourable Dr Lemogang Kwape and Minister of Agriculture Honourable Fidelis Macdonald Molao, was received at the Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport by President Emmerson Mnangagwa, the First Lady Dr Auxillia Mnangagwa, Foreign Affairs and International Trade Minister Ambassador Fredrick Shava, other Cabinet Ministers as well as several Ambassadors accredited to Zimbabwe.

The two leaders are also expected to deliberate on issues of mutual interest in the fields of education, agriculture, defence and security, energy and health under the Zimbabwe- Botswana Bi-National Commission.

The two countries share cordial relations established in 1983.