Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is slated to arrive in Guyana at 10:00h today, Saturday August 31 at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) and will be given a red carpet welcome, along with his delegation.
At the CJIA, the Venezuelan President will conduct the guard of honour, after which he will head directly to the International Conference Center to begin bilateral discussions with Guyana’s President Donald Ramotar and his delegation.
Following the bilateral meetings, President Maduro and others will indulge in a luncheon at State House, after which he will host a press conference with the media.
After the press conference, President Maduro will be meeting with civil society members at the conference center and is then expected to depart Guyana.
This is Maduro’s first visit to Guyana since he became President.