President Geingob meet with southern African heads of state online to discuss COVID-19

President Geingob meet with southern African heads of state online to discuss COVID-19

President Hage Geingob has joined a virtual consultative meeting with heads of state and government of countries neighbouring South Africa to discuss responses to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
The meeting, convened by South African president and African Union (AU) chairperson, Cyril Ramaphosa, started at 10h00 and it will allow President Geingob to share views on coordinated responses to curb the spread of COVID-19.
Amongst other issues on the agenda will be consular and immigration matters, the economic impact of the COVID-19 on countries as well as financial support and international pledges.
President Geingob is supported by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for International Relations, Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah and Health and Social Services Minister, Dr Kalumbi Shangula.
The other countries participating in the virtual consultative meeting include Angola, Lesotho, Eswatini, Mozambique and Zimbabwe.