PRETORIA, South African Minister of International Relations and Co-operation Maite Nkoana-Mashabane will attend Tuesday’s inauguration ceremony of Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta on behalf of President Jacob Zuma, the Presidency has announced.
The inauguration is scheduled to take place on Tuesday at the Kasarani National Stadium in Nairobi, Kenya, said the Presidency, which adds that the President who will be engaged on Tuesday at the 5th African Union-European Union (AU-EU) Summit taking place in Abidjan, CAte d’Ivoire on Wednesday and Thursday under theme “Harnessing the Demographic Dividend through Investments in Youth”.
The Presidency said in a statement here Monday that the summit was expected to focus on the importance of the youth in the two regions’ socio-economic development programmes. The summit is also expected to focus on supporting the objectives of the AU Agenda 2063 and its flagship projects,” it added.
It is further expected that the summit will adopt Joint Priority Projects for the period 2018 to 2022 that would focus on mobilising investments for Africa’s structural transformation, human capacity development, including capacitating the youth, and on addressing peace and security, ensuring good governance and creating resilient societies.”
Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK