STATEMENT BY AMB. SELMA ASHIPALA-MUSAVYI, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, MINISTRY OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COOPERATION, NAMIBIA, AND CHAIR OF THE SADC COMMITTEE OF SENIOR OFFICIALS, ON THE OCCASION OF THE COUNCIL OF MINISTERS MEETING, 11 MARCH 2019, WINDHOEK, REPUBLIC OF NAMIBIA
Let me at the outset express Namibia’s thanks and appreciation to you all distinguished delegates, for taking the time to participate in this meeting of the Standing Committee of Senior Officials, in preparation of the Council of Ministers. I am therefore utmost pleased to warmly welcome you all to Namibia, especially to our capital City, Windhoek. I trust you have all settled down and feel at home. I also wish to thank the Executive Secretary of SADC and her team for their support and the efficient manner in which they prepared the documentation for Council.