Namibia and Guinea have signed a cooperation in the energy sector memorandum of understanding (MoU) on Monday.
The two countries have agreed to work together to explore partnership opportunities in the renewal energy with both countries’ energy ministries.
Speaking at the signing ceremony, Namibian Deputy Prime Minister Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah said she was happy the two countries reached an MoU.
“Energy is very critical for the realiSation of (the African Union’s) Agenda 2063 and that is why our president has directed us to make sure that this is done,” Nandi-Ndaitwah said.
“This is important to both countries and members of both countries and it is our responsibility to show to the rest of Africa how we can cooperate in this field,” she said,
Nandi-Ndaitwah said that Namibia will do its part to make sure the MoU is implemented.
Koketso Ramorei is a journalist and news editor of SADC News with years of experience in a number of genres including sports, politics and community reporting. He has worked for a numerous publications including The Citizen Newspaper and is a former editor of a Johannesburg-based off-campus publication called The Waldorfian Times.