Cuba in South Africa

South African honor Cuban internationalist fighters in the Month of Africa and Nelson Mandela's centenary year

On the night of May 14, the emblematic Freedom Park in Pretoria was overwhelmed with the participation of hundreds of people in a great event of solidarity with Cuba, in which tribute was paid to the Cuban internationalists fallen in the struggles for the liberation of Africa .

The event served as an ideal setting to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the Cuito Cuanavale Battle, the Month of Africa and the Centennial of Nelson Mandela.

Radio and Television Company of South Africa opens its doors to the Embassy of Cuba.

Representatives of the Embassy of Cuba were received in the South African state radio and television company (SABC), as part of the exchanges to strengthen ties with Cuban radio and television.
During the visit, the Minister Counselor of the embassy, Rebeca Hernández, accompanied by the official in charge of the press Leslie Salgado and Wilmia Verrier, director of the choral group Ensemble Vocal Luna, held meetings with the executives in charge of content production, the historical archives and directors of Radio Africa.


27 April 2018 PRESS RELEASE

Today Cuba joins all South Africans in celebrating Freedom Day, the 24th anniversary of the country`s first non-racial democratic elections. This was the first time all South Africans of all races voted to determine their future.