Seychelles, Tuesday, August 29, 2017:President of Seychelles H.E. Danny Faure held talks with Secretary General Mr. Sindiso Ngwenya when the latter paid a courtesy call on him at State House in Seychelles, Tuesday August 29, 2017. The SG was in the country to attend the 33rd Annual General Meeting of the Trade and Development Bank (TDB).
President Faure welcomed Mr. Ngwenya to Seychelles and expressed his appreciation to him for having taken the time to brief him in person on the various ongoing COMESA programmes that exist for Seychelles.
During the meeting, Mr. Ngwenya highlighted COMESA programmes such as capacity building, veterinary services, trade facilitation, and maritime security. He also spoke about the new programmes being developed such as digital trade facilitation, which minimize transaction costs using innovative technology.
Mr. Ngwenya also briefed the President on the preparations for the upcoming COMESA Summit and thanked him for his leadership in support of the various COMESA programmes being implemented in Seychelles (Courtesy State House, Seychelles).