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Pretoria – Diplomatic merriments were the thing to address at the Sefako Makgatho Presidential Guesthouse in Pretoria on Tuesday as President Cyril Ramaphosa formally met 16 ministers and high officials who have as of late been allocated by their nations to lead discretionary missions situated in South Africa

President Cyril Ramaphosa flanked by incoming Ambassador of Turkey to South Africa Ayşegül Kandaş, who was accompanied by her daughter Gülce Aksoy at the Sefako Makgatho Presidential Guesthouse in Tshwane. Photo: Kopano Tlape/GICS

At the alluring occasion, the approaching top ambassadors additionally introduced to Ramaphosa the letters of review of their archetypes who have since left in the wake of serving at consulates and high commissions in the City of Tshwane. 

Preferred choice was the approaching Ambassador of Bulgaria to South Africa Maria Pavlova Tzotzorkova, who was joined by her significant other, Simeon Kaymaktchieva. 

"I feel very advantaged to address my country Bulgaria in the excellent and friendly South African Republic. Our President, His Excellency Mr Rumen Radev, requested that I pass on his good tidings and all the best to you as leader of the country with which Bulgaria has generally amicable, great relations. South Africa is a nation of key significance to Bulgaria," Tzotzorkova tended to Ramaphosa. 

"It's an essential accomplice for Bulgaria. We incredibly like the job of South Africa on the worldwide and territorial scale." 


Approaching top representatives to meet Ramaphosa in Pretoria 

Unfamiliar agents meet Ramaphosa, affirm solid binds and co-activity with SA 

In 2022, South Africa and Bulgaria will praise 30 years of the foundation of discretionary ties between the two countries. 

Ghana's High Commissioner to South Africa Charles Asuako Owiredu, joined by an authority from the conciliatory mission, welcomed Ramaphosa on a state visit to Accra in December. 

"I bring you intimate good tidings from your sibling, His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, President of the Republic of Ghana, who has sent me here as his emissary to additionally fortify the all around solid two-sided relations between our two nations. Mr President, it might intrigue you to realize that I am the primary Ghanaian emissary to introduce his accreditations to you as president," Owiredu told Ramaphosa. 

Representative of the Oriental Republic of Uruguay José Luis Rivas López said the current notice of comprehension should empower expanded exchange between South Africa and Uruguay. 

"I bring the good tidings from the President of Uruguay Luis Lacalle Pou. Mr President, you realize that Uruguay and South Africa are old buddies. We have incredible reciprocal relations, however there is consistently space to reinforce significantly more our bonds. For example, we accept that cooperating we can build our reciprocal exchange, we can discover more methods of co-activity and we have a magnificent instrument for that which is our reminder of comprehension on the foundation of respective interviews endorsed in 2015," he said. 

Following up, the High Commissioner of the Republic of Seychelles to South Africa Claude Morel, who was joined by his better half, Rose Morel, associated with Ramaphosa. 

The Ambassador of Burundi Alexis Bukuru, who was joined by his better half, additionally introduced his letters of confidence to Ramaphosa and passed on a hello from Burundi's President Évariste Ndayishimiye. 

The approaching Ambassador of Burundi Alexis Bukuru, joined by his better half, additionally introduced his letters of assurance to President Cyril Ramaphosa at the Sefako Makgatho Presidential Guest House in Tshwane. Photograph: Kopano Tlape/GICS 

The new Ambassador of Turkey to South Africa Ayşegül Kandaş, joined by her girl Gülce Aksoy, additionally introduced her letter of assurance to Ramaphosa, communicating "warm wishes" from Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. 

"I'm regarded to be here and welcoming you today. My leader has taught me to pass on to you and the agreeable individuals of South Africa his hottest wishes for your proceeded with prosperity, success and harmony. He has additionally taught me to deal with fortifying the relations, the ties of companionship between our two nations and to advance commonly valuable co-activity between our nations," she said to Ramaphosa. 

Kandaş additionally passed on Erdoğan's greeting for Ramaphosa to go to a bi-public commission in Turkey. 

Sierra Leone's new High Commissioner to South Africa Adekunle Joliff Milton King stretched out to Ramaphosa a message of fortitude from Brigadier Julius Maada Bio, leader of Sierra Leone. 

Addressing the UK and Northern Ireland, High Commissioner Antony John Phillipson said his country and South Africa delighted in "profound and suffering ties". 

"We have long-standing individuals to-individuals joins through our understudies, travelers, experts and relatives in the two nations. The UK is the biggest financial backer in your nation and South Africa is our biggest exchanging accomplice Africa. Last year, our exchange was R160 billion. Our point is to fortify this organization through more exchange and venture, improving two-sided commitment with an attention on comprehensive financial development and setting out open doors for all," he said. 

Phillipson was brought into the world in Johannesburg and has additionally lived in Botswana and Kenya. 

President Cyril Ramaphosa in the wake of getting the letters of trustworthiness from approaching High Commissioner of Nigeria to South Africa Muhammad Haruna Manta in Pretoria. Document Picture: Kopano Tlape/GICS 

Ramaphosa additionally got the approaching High Commissioner of Nigeria to South Africa Muhammad Haruna Manta, who was joined by his better half, Hauwa. The Nigerian agent passed on President Muhammadu Buhari's greeting for Ramaphosa to visit Nigeria "in the following not many weeks". 

The Maldives' High Commissioner to South Africa Omar Abdul Razzak additionally introduced his letter of trustworthiness, continued in line by the new Ambassador of the Dominican Republic to South Africa, Raymundo Antonio Garrido Lantingua. Their connections with Ramaphosa were trailed by Canada's approaching High Commissioner to South Africa Christopher Cooter, who was joined by his significant other, Karen Blumenschein. 

Cooter expressed gratitude toward Ramaphosa for conveying South African firemen to Canada to fight rapidly spreading fires in the territory of Manitoba. 

Ramaphosa additionally invited Germany's Ambassador to South Africa Andreas Peschke, who was joined by his better half, Uta; Singapore's new High Commissioner to South Africa Zainal Arif Mantaha; approaching Ambassador of Djibouti to South Africa Yacin Elmi Bouh; and Cyprus' High Commissioner to South Africa Antonis Mandritis. 

South Africa is prestigious for facilitating the second biggest number of conciliatory missions after the US. 


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