President Jacob Zuma receives Letters of Credence

7th June 2017

President Jacob Zuma will on Thursday, 08 June 2017, receive Letters of Credence from Ambassadors and High Commissioners-designate at a Credentials Ceremony that will take place at the Sefako Makgatho Presidential Guesthouse in Pretoria.

The following Heads-designate from nine countries will present their credentials to the President:

The United Arab Emirates, Republic of Turkey, Republic of Poland, Kingdom of Swaziland, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Republic of Benin, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, United Republic of Tanzania and Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.

Details of the event are as follows:

Date: Thursday, 08 June 2017
Time: 14h00 (media to arrive at 13h30 for the Ceremony)
Venue: Sefako Makgatho Presidential Guesthouse, Pretoria

Members of the media should send their names and ID/Passport numbers to or 083 276 1295. Members of the media are also requested to present their valid press cards at the point of entry to access the venue.

Note as well that nobody wearing jeans, T-shirts and takkies will be allowed into the venue. The dress code is strictly presentable in line with the decorum of the event and the venue.

Dr Bongani Ngqulunga
Cell: 082 308 9373