2 young Zimbabweans this year received scholarships for their university studies in Cuba. Knowmore Kariye Kalunga and Anesu Simon Taderera, the 2 students selected to pursue their studies in Electrical Engineering and Medicine respectively, signed this morning the Awarding Ballot of their career. At the Embassy of Cuba in Zimbabwe, the Chargé d'affaires Vladimir Guerra received the students and wished them many successes in their future studies in the Greater Antilles.
The Charge d'Affaires a.i. of the Embassy of Cuba in Zimbabwe, Vladimir Guerra, held a meeting on July 4 with the Director of the Department of Scholarships of the Presidential Office, Dr. C. C. Mushohwe. The objective of this meeting was to discuss the status of the agreement between the two governments on the granting of scholarships to young Zimbabweans. During the meeting, the status of the candidates for the scholarships granted this year was investigated, as well as the main subjects of interest to the Zimbabwean government.
The director of Sub-Saharan Africa of the Cuban Foreign Ministry, Gisela García, made an official visit to the island of Mauritius from this Monday, June 17. During this visit, which lasted until June 19, Gisela held fruitful meetings with different officers of the Mauritian chancellery and ministers of this insular country, such as the Minister of Youth and Sports Jean Christophe Stephan Toussaint, the Secretary of Foreign Affairs , Dwarka Canabady, as well as the Director of Multilaterals, Rakesh Bhuchory.
This Monday was inaugurated in Harare, the IV edition of the Ibero-American Film Festival. This event is organized by the embassies of Spain, Portugal, Brazil and Cuba as a way to show and spread our film industry in this area of the world. This year the venue was the REPS Theater, with the support of the Harare Film Society. The film presented was "Campeones", Spanish film that monopolized laughs and applause in all the public, guaranteeing once again the success of this Festival. The Cuban film will be exhibited on Saturday, June 22, closing this edition of 2019.