- Vice President Salvador Valdes Mesa in Uganda for two-day state visit
- Salvador to deliver President Castro’s message to President Museveni
- Salvador to visit three other African countries to forge ties
Cuban Vice-President, Salvador Valdes Mesa has arrived in Uganda for a two-day state visit.
He is expected to deliver a message from Cuba’s President, Raul Castro to President Yoweri Museveni. He will visit Parliament and meet the Speaker later in the afternoon.
He has come to Uganda after visiting Zimbabwe and will also tour three other African countries including Botswana, Tanzania and the Democratic Republic of Congo.
According to a statement from statehouse, the tour is aimed at improving Cuba’s relations with old African allies.