BRICS Chairpersonship handed to Brazil

South Africa is ready to hand over their position as chair of the annual BRICS summit – Brazil will be taking over as chair for 2019.

The government is hosting a political dialogue, with over 200 delegates in attendance from governing parties in BRICS member countries. The Brics dialogue will explores common approaches to address economic and political challenges, as well as potential threats that confront Brics member states.

Lindiwe Zulu, Chairperson of ANC (African National Congress) international relations subcommittee told the media that the ANC is ready to handover. Zulu was speaking during the BRICS political dialogue held at the Sheraton hotel in Pretoria.

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South Africa hosted and chaired a successful summit under theme; “BRICS in Africa: Collaboration for Inclusive Growth and Shared Prosperity in the 4th Industrial Revolution.”

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BY: Kgothatso Nkanyane


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