Mercedes López Acea, the Vice-President of the State Council of the Republic of Cuba, and her delegation were officially welcomed to Seychelles yesterday afternoon.
Vice-President Vincent Meriton, Designated Minister Macsuzy Mondon, the secretary of state in the Department of Foreign Affairs Ambassador Barry Faure, Cuban ambassador to Seychelles Juan Humberto Macias Pino along with other key government officials and Cuban personnel based here were at the Seychelles International Airport to welcome VP Acea.
Cuban VP arrives today
The Vice-President of the State Council of the Republic of Cuba, Mercedes López Acea, arrives here this afternoon on a three-day official visit.
Seychelles is the last leg of a tour which comprised Cape Verde, Equatorial Guinea and Ghana.
The travel is aimed at reinforcing the historical and fraternal friendship ties and solidarity between Cuba and Seychelles.
The official Cuban delegation is also made up of the Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs, Ana Teresita González Fraga.