Three new Heads of Mission handover credentials to President

WINDHOEK: Three new Heads of Mission handed over their letters of credentials to President Hifikepunye Pohamba at State House yesterday.

They are the Ambassador of Finland to Namibia, Anne Kristiina Saloranta; the Ambassador of Niger to Namibia Rakiatou Mayaki and Ambassador of Senegal to Namibia, Dr Momar Diop.

President Pohamba in his remarks called on the Heads of Mission to interact with the Ministries of Foreign Affairs and Trade and Industry in order to enhance trade relations between Namibia and their respective countries.

The Head of State also announced that he will leave for a State visit to Senegal next week on invitation of that country’s President Macky Sall.