Dr. Jorge Delgado Bustillo, Director of the UCCM, who is on a work visit in the capital of Zimbabwe, was received by the Minister of Health of the brother country Dr. Obadiah Moyo and a representation of his work team. During the meeting, the work of Cuban doctors in the country and the recognition of the people were highlighted.
The Director of the Central Unit for Medical Collaboration (UCCM), Dr. Jorge Delgado Bustillo, arrived yesterday in the afternoon at the city of Harare on a 3-day work visit to be interested in the situation of the Cuban collaborators who are offering their services in this brother country. The Cuban Medical Brigade in Zimbabwe has 37 specialists in various branches of medicine working in several provinces of the country.
In the morning of today, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration and International Trade of Mauritius, Hon. Nandcoomar Bodha, received the cuban Ambassador in his office in Port Louis, Carmelina Ramirez. Mrs. Ramirez covers Mauritius from Harare by concurrence. During the meeting the minister praised the resistance of the Cuban people against the US-imposed blockade and expressed interest in strengthening bilateral relations with the Caribbean island.
Accompanied by a large delegation of professors and researchers, which include the rectors of the universities of Zimbabwe, Chinoyi, and the Harare Institute of Technology, Professor Dr. Amon Murwira, Minister of Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technological Development from Zimbabwe, began a week-long visit to Cuba. During the visit, Dr. Murwira held a meeting with his Cuban counterpart, Dr. José Ramón Saborido, in which he sought to identify new areas of cooperation between the two countries on issues of common interest.
Zimbabwean President Emmerson D. Mnangagwa received Cuban Vice President Inés María Chapman in the State House in the evening, at the end of the dinner organized with the heads of delegations present in Harare on the occasion of Mugabe's funerals . During the meeting, which was held in a friendly environment, President Mnangagwa thanked Cuba's gesture of sending a high-level delegation, and ratified the friendship between Cuba and Zimbabwe, ensuring that the consolidation will continue.