Celebration of the 2016 French National Day
A reception was organized at the French Residrnce on 14 July to celebrate the French National Day. HE Mrs Anne de la Blache, Ambassador of France to Botswana, in her speech, hailed the strengthening of the long standing relations between France and Botswana. Minister of Public Administration and Presidential Affairs, Hon. Eric Molale, acting Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation gave a speech in front of Batswana and SADC officials, representatives of the diplomatic corps, the private sector and the French community . Minister Molale highlighted the strong cooperation between France and Botswana in various sectors and the important official visits and high-level meetings that took place during the last year.
Please find hereby the speech given by the Ambassador during the ceremony.