Cuba in South Africa

South Africa commemorates the anniversary of the Battle of Cuito Cuanavale

Pretoria, March 23, 2024.- Representatives of South African parties and associations, Cubans present in the country and diplomatic personnel from various African nations celebrated today the 36th anniversary of the battle of Cuito Cuanavale, in Angola. The commemoration of that epopee is recognised as Liberation Day by the nations of the Southern African Development Community (SADC).

South African foreign minister calls for an end to US blockade against Cuba

Havana, March 20, 2024.- South Africa's Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Naledi Pandor, said in Washington that the US blockade against Cuba must end. "We have never supported unilateral sanctions against the Cuban people," the South African foreign minister said in brief statements to the Prensa Latina news agency.

Cuba is and will always be an eternal Baraguá

Pretoria, 15 March 2024 - Officials and workers from the Embassy of Cuba in South Africa commemorated the 146th anniversary of the historic Baraguá Protest, an important symbol of the unwavering fighting spirit of the Cuban people, as well as the protagonist of this epic, General Antonio Maceo.

Embassy of Cuba in South Africa holds quarterly meeting at DIRCO

Pretoria, March 11, 2024 - The Cuban Ambassador to South Africa, Enrique Orta González, was received by the Director for Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean of the South African Department of International Relations and Cooperation, Bingo Thamaga, in order to carry out a periodic review of the main issues of bilateral interest.

International Women's Day is celebrated in Cuba

Havana, 8 March 2024 - With a significant presence in all sectors of society, women in Cuba arrive today at International Women's Day, that represents the courage and fearlessness of women, the struggle of all those who have dreamt and who today continue to build a better society for future generations.