Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* South African President's envoy Cyril Ramaphosa calls on Sri Lankan President
Mon, Jul 7, 2014, 11:28 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

July 07, Colombo: South African President Jacob Zuma's special envoy to Sri Lanka, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa called on Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa at Temple Trees this (July 7) evening.

Ramaphosa arrived in Colombo today on a two-day official visit to meet Sri Lankan government, and opposition officials and discuss Sri Lanka's reconciliation process and a permanent solution to the national issue.

Ramaphosa, who has been appointed as South African President Jacob Zuma's Special Envoy to help consolidate peace in Sri Lanka said yesterday before his departure to Sri Lankan that South Africa will try to help the Sri Lankans with the Truth and Reconciliation process, their own constitutional reform and ensure Sri Lanka does indeed become a stable country where the people will enjoy human rights

During the visit Ramaphosa is scheduled to hold talks with government ministers and members of the Tamil National Alliance (TNA). He is also expected to visit the war-torn areas in the North.

Mr. Ramaphosa is accompanied by the Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Ms Nomaindia Mfeketo.

(Photos by Sudath Silva)

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Lee Hedges Investments enters into lease agreement with Sri Lanka's UDA for a mixed development project
-- [2 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka to launch two projects to enhance power sector capacity
-- [56 minutes ago]
India to contest Sri Lanka court's death sentences of fishermen through legal process
-- [7 hours ago]
Sri Lanka to establish a new Vessel Monitoring System (VMS) to monitor fishing boats
-- [8 hours ago]
India pledges Rs.10 million as immediate relief for Sri Lanka landslide victims
-- [8 hours ago]
Sri Lanka national carrier receives first of six new A330-300 on order
-- [9 hours ago]
New mission chiefs to Sri Lanka express condolences on Koslanda landslide
Catholic Church of Sri Lanka rejects reports of president influencing the church to stop papal visit
Madhu Road - Thiruketheeswaram sector of Sri Lanka's Northern Railway line tested
Pakistan offers assistance to the Sri Lankan landslide victims

Copyright © 2000, 2014 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.