The General Consul of Madagascar Mr Bary Rafatrolaza and the Embassy and General Consulate teams welcomed the Minister at the Presidency of Mines and Petroleum Mr Joéli Valérien Lalaharisaina in Cape Town.

The Minister and his delegation attended the Mining Indaba from the 9 to the 12 Februry 2015 which is the world’s largest gathering of the most influential stakeholders in African mining.

More than 45 African and non-African Government Delegations attended the event, as well as more than 2,300 international companies in the mining sector.