UAE Ambassador attends annual reception in Cape Town

CAPE TOWN, 16th February, 2016 (WAM) – The UAE Ambassador to the Republic of South Africa, Hamad Hareb Al Habsi, has attended the annual reception hosted by Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, South Africa’s Minister of Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO), in Cape Town.

The event was organised in honour of the heads of diplomatic missions accredited to Pretoria, on marking the beginning of the new parliamentary session in 2016.

Al Habsi met with Mashabane and conveyed to her the greetings of H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation.

On her part, South African minister reciprocated by asking Al Habsi to convey her greetings to Sheikh Abdullah. They also tackled issues of mutual interest.