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ANC president to visit European countries

17 April 2008

African National Congress President Jacob Zuma will lead an ANC delegation to Germany, the United Kingdom and France from 20-25 April.

The delegation will be in Berlin, Germany from 20-22 April. The programme will include a Four-Party Dialogue hosted by the Social Democratic Party (SPD) of Germany. It will also be attended by the Congress Party of India (INC) and the Workers` Party (PT) of Brazil.

The ANC delegation in Germany includes Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe, Treasurer General Mathews Phosa and NEC members Ebrahim Ebrahim and Maite Nkoane-Mashabane.

The delegation will be in London, United Kingdom from 22-24 April. The programme will include meeting with various business people, media representatives and Africa experts from academic, consultancy and NGO sectors.

The delegation in the United Kingdom includes Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe, Treasurer General Mathews Phosa and NEC members Jessie Duarte and Enoch Godongwana.

The delegation will be in Paris, France on 25 April for meetings with business people and government officials. The delegation in France will include NEC members Jessie Duarte and Enoch Godongwana.

Further information on each leg of the trip will be made available in due course.

Issued by:
Jessie Duarte ANC National Spokesperson

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