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Mugabe flies out, again
17 Mar 2017 at 04:27hrs | Views
President Robert Mugabe is set to fly out to Swaziland this morning to Swaziland to attend an Extra-Ordinary Summit of Sadc Heads of State and Government.
He will join other Heads of State for the special indaba on Industrialisation and Regional Integration.
Mugabe (93) does not miss and international engagement.
According to the state media, Secretary in the Ministry of Information, Media and Broadcasting Services George Charamba the special summit was a follow up to Mugabe's initiation of conversation around industrialisation and regional integration.
"It was during President Mugabe's tenure as chair of Sadc that the issue of industrialisation and making sure that Sadc economies value add in order to develop and create jobs was brought to the table.
"Because of that contribution, a special summit was convened in Harare at that time to address that specific issue.
"Because it was so successful, Sadc took a decision to make it an annual event in between summits devoted to industrialisation, beneficiation and integration of regional economies".
Source - online