The new Ambassador of Uganda to Congo-Kinshasa, M. Edouard Lorika, presented his credentials to President?
The new Ambassador of Uganda to Congo-Kinshasa, M. Edouard Lorika, presented his credentials to President Mobutu last Thursday (30 September) President Mobutu commented that it was a great encouragement to enjoy the friendship of Uganda.
SYNOPSIS: Mont Stanley - resident of Joseph Desire Mobutu, President of Congo-Kinshasa.
The new Ambassador of Uganda, M. Edouard Lorika, arrived last Thursday to present his credentials to the President. On the same day new Ambassador from the United Kingdom and Cameroun also presented their credentials.
President Mobutu has long enjoyed good relations with Uganda, situated on the other side of a string of rivers and lakes.
President Mobutu heard the new Ugandan Ambassador give thanks for the close links between their two countries. The Ambassador also expressed his personal admiration for President Mobutu.
After M. Lorika presented his credentials, President Mobutu replied that it was a great encouragement and comfort for the people of Congo-Kinshasa to be sure of the friendship of the people of Uganda.