Vice President of the Republic of Cuba Honorable Gladys Bejerano Portella visits the Embassy to convey a message of condolence following the passing on of the former President Comrade Robert Gabriel Mugabe
Following the passing on of the former President Comrade Robert Gabriel Mugabe the Embassy opened a condolence book 10 to 13 September 2019.
On 18 September 2019, the Vice President of the Council of State and General Comptroller Republic of Cuba, Honorable Gladys Bejerano Portella visited the Embassy to convey a message of condolence on behalf of the Government and the people of Cuba. She was accompanied by the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Hon. Rogelio Sierra Diaz.
The Vice President expressed deep sympathy and profound sadness at the demise of Comrade R.G Mugabe. She highlighted that Mr. Mugabe was an iconic Statesman and pan – Africanist who fought inequality and injustice. She reminisced on the vibrant and cordial relationship that existed between Mr. Mugabe and the late former President of the Republic of Cuba, Cde. Fidel Castro.