President Emmerson Mnangagwa has arrived in Pretoria, South Africa where he is scheduled to meet Zimbabwean and South African business people.

President Mnangagwa, who is accompanied by his special advisor Cde Christopher Mutsvangwa, Foreign Affairs and International Trade Minister Retired Lieutenant General Dr Sibusiso Moyo, Finance and Economic Planning  Minister Cde Patrick Chinamasa, Minister of Transport and Infrastructural Development Dr Jorum Gumbo, Industry, Commerce and Enterprise Development Minister Dr Mike Bimha, Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Information, Media and Broadcasting Services Mr George Charamba and some senior government officials, was met at the Waterkloof Military Base Airport in Pretoria by South Africa Foreign Affairs Minister Mrs Maite Nkoana Mashabane, Zimbabwe’s ambassador to South Africa Mr Isaac Moyo, some senior officials from the South Africa government and staff members from Zimbabwean embassy in SA.

President Mnangagwa immediately proceeded to pay a courtesy call on his SA counterpart President Jacob Zuma at his Manhlamba Ndlopfu Residence in Pretoria.

After a warm welcome the two heads of state went into a meeting with the ministers.

The South Africa side was represented by Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Nkoana Mashabane, Minister of Transport Joe Maswanganyi, Deputy Minister of Finance Sibusiso Buthelezi and Deputy Minister of Economic Development Madala Masuku.