Namibia congratulates Madagascar on appointment of Prime Minister

WINDHOEK: Foreign Affairs’ Minister Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah has congratulated the government and people of Madagascar on the appointment of Laurent Roger Kolo Christopher as new Prime Minister (PM).

Laurent Christophe was appointed PM by President Hery Rajaonarimampianina on 11 April this year.

Nandi-Ndaitwah, on behalf of Namibia, also congratulated that country on the appointment of a new Cabinet, which was unveiled on 16 April 2014.

The Foreign Affairs’ Minister said in a media statement availed to Nampa today that these two undertakings bring to a close the long process of establishing a government in the sisterly country of Madagascar.

Nandi-Ndaitwah reiterated a call on the international community to continue rendering support to the government and people of that country in their national efforts to further entrench democracy and national reconstruction.