The President of the Republic of Mozambique, Mr Filipe Jacinto Nyusi, will be on a State Visit to Mauritius from 30 January to 02 February 2019. He will be accompanied by his spouse, Dr Isaura Gonçala Ferrão Nyusi.
The Mozambican President will lead a 25-member delegation comprising the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Co-operation, Mr José Candúgua António Pacheco; the Minister of Culture and Tourism, Mr Silva Dunduro; the Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Food Security, Ms Luisa Caetano Meque; and the Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade, Mr Júlio João Pio.
President Nyusi is the Chief Guest of the Government on the occasion of the Commemoration of the 184th Anniversary of the Abolition of Slavery. Abolition of Slavery is marked annually on 1st February and was declared a national public holiday in 2001.