Fortenberry Greets Malawi Ambassador

Apr 24, 2017
Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) today issued the following statement after meeting Malawi’s Ambassador to the United States:

“Congratulations to Norfolk and their sister city Blantyre, Malawi!  I was honored to welcome the Malawi Ambassador, His Excellency Edward Yakobe Sawerengera, and the Mayor of Blantyre, the Honorable Wild Ndipo, to my office today.  We had a good discussion about education, agriculture, and conservation practices.  We found that we shared similar thoughts on many of these issues. 

The Ambassador also told me that everyone in Malawi smiles – I like that!  I look forward to continuing our cultural and economic relationship with this smiling African nation.”