The Vice President Edward Kiwanuka Ssekandi is in Cuba on a working visit upon the invitation of the Government of Cuba.
Cuba’s Vice President, Salvador Valdés Mesa, on Monday, received his counterpart Edward Kiwanuka Ssekandi, who is on an official visit to the island, at his office in Havana.
During the cordial meeting, both leaders discussed the excellent state of relations.
They ratified the mutual will to strengthen them, particularly the cooperation in health and education, according to an officialnote.
They also discussed issues of interest on the international agenda.
The visit of Vice President Edward Kiwanuka Ssekandi is a reciprocal visit following the visit of the Cuban Vice President in October 2016 where both countries signed protocols of mutual cooperation.
The Ugandan Ministers of State for Education, Foreign Affairs, Minerals, Trade, and Veterans Affairs, accompanied the Vice President
Earlier on Monday, Ssekandi placed a floral tribute to the National Hero José Martí and toured the memorial to the Apostle of Cuba.
The Ugandan Vice President agenda also includes tours of scientific and cultural centers of interest.