Zuma in Botswana for talks


President Jacob Zuma attends the plenary session during the BRICS Business Forum at the BRICS Summit in Xiamen, Fujian province on September 4, 2017.

GABARONE - President Jacob Zuma is in Botswana to co-chair the South Africa-Botswana Bi-National Commission session.

The two nations meet annually to review bilateral relations and cooperation

Zuma and President Ian Khama will discuss various issues, including trade and investment.

South Africa is one of Botswana&39;s major trade partners, with a number of local companies operating there.

Both countries are expected to sign a deal to work together on tourism.

Zuma&39;s delegation includes International Relations Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane and Tourism Minister Toko Xasa.