President arrives in Tanzania

Thursday, 27 June 2013 - 19:23


President Mahinda Rajapaksa arrived in Tanzania this afternoon.


President Media Unit stated that Tanzanian President Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete and several top diplomats received the Sri Lankan President at the Julius Nyerere International airport.


President Rajapaksa is the first to make an official visit to Tanzania in the capacity of a Sri Lankan President.


President Media Unit stated that bilateral discussions including economic, trade and tourism will be held between President Rajapaksa and Tanzanian authorities during the next few days.