The North West Premier Thandi Modise will
today meet with the Ivory Coast Ministers in
The Ministers and the Premier are expected
to discuss relations between Ivory Coast and the Province.
This meeting takes place ahead of the Ivory Coast and Togo Orange
2013 African Cup of Nations this evening.
Premier’s Spokesperson Lesiba Moses Kgwele
explains further that the Premier said AFCON is just a sporting event but presents
countries on the continent with an opportunity to strengthen relations and take
forward issues of development and mutual interests.
Kgwele adds that Ivory Coast has expressed an interest
particularly in the African culture of the North West Province as well as a
The North West Province is the only
province that has an institute of tourism.
Kgwele said the department is expecting out
of this engagement student exchanges and other forms of collaboration to
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