Madeiran delegation visited South African Parliament

Madeiran delegation visited South African Parliament
In the National Assembly Chamber (from left to right); Dr Catarina Arruda, Consul General of Portugal in Cape Town.

On Thursday, 10 December 2015 the delegation from Madeira; led by the President of Madeira, Dr Miguel Albuquerque visited the National Parliament of South Africa for the first time. Member of Parliament and Shadow Minister of Transport, Manny de Freitas led a tour of Parliament.

Manny de Freitas in conversation with Miguel Albuquerque in the Old Assembly Chamber

Miguel Albuquerque expressed appreciation of the South African Parliament, the South African story into Democracy and the role that Nelson Mandela played in this.

Manny de Freitas said that it was an honour to lead the delegation on a tour of Parliament.