H.E. Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete, President of the United Republic of Tanzania receives Letters of Credence from the new British High Commissioner Dianna Patricia Melrose to the United Republic of Tanzania in the States House, in Dar es Salaam.
Witnessing the special occasion were Hon. Bernard K. Membe (MP) (right), Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Co-operation and Ambassador Dora Msechu, Director of the Department of Europe and Americas in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
President Kikwete in discussion with Ambassador Melrose.
Listening on is the Honorable Minister Membe (left), Mr. Fyataga (center), Private Secretary to the President and Ambassador Dora Msechu.
Ambassador Melrose signing the guest book at the State House.
The Brass Band playing the British National Anthem.
Ambassador Melrose (center) observing the National Anthem. Also in the photo is Mr. Andrew Mwandembwa (right), Acting Chief of Protocol and Mr. Shabani Gurumo, the State House Comptroller.
Prof. Anna K. Tibaijuka (MP) (left), Minister for Lands, Housing and Human Settlements Development in a candid talk with Ambassador Dora Msechu, Director of the Department of Europe and Americas in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
All photos by Tagie Daisy Mwakawago