0707: Some of the delegates had arrived at the Vic Falls Airport on their way to Harare,where they will tour President Mugabe`s Farm in Mazowe and the National Heroes` Acre

Tourists at Victoria Falls Bridge 1

Tourists at Victoria Falls Bridge

Tourists at Victoria Falls Bridge

Tourists at Victoria Falls Bridge

A Police officer gives tourists directions

A Police officer gives tourists directions

A train used to transport tourists between Zimbabwe and Zambia along Victoria Falls Bridge

A train used to transport tourists between Zimbabwe and Zambia along Victoria Falls Bridge

Candy sliding across Zambezi river in Victoria Falls

Candy sliding across Zambezi river in Victoria Falls on a foofie slide

The Victoria Falls Bridge

The Victoria Falls Bridge

Candy Bungee jumping into Zambezi river

Candy Bungee jumping into Zambezi river

0900: The delegates had just touched down at the Harare International Airport

0919: They had arrived at the National Heroes` Acre

Delegates briefing

Delegates briefing

0924: The delegates were being briefed on the history and purpose of the National Shrine

1014: The tour of  the National Shrine had just ended. The delegation were now heading for Gushungo Holdings in Mazowe

1128:

The delegates have arrived at Gushungo Holdings and are being welcomed by the First Lady Grace Mugabe and daughter Bona

The delegates have arrived at Gushungo Holdings and are being welcomed by the First Lady Grace Mugabe and daughter Bona

1130:

Delegates being briefed on the milk factory and staff

Delegates being briefed on the milk factory and staff

1200: The milk factory tour had ended,now headed for the Children`s Home

1244: Delegates had arrived at the School

Delegates tour the Amai Mugabe Junior School in Mazowe

Delegates tour the Amai Mugabe Junior School in Mazowe

1250: The First Lady  addresses the delegates on the school`s infrastructure and systems

Delegates tour the Amai Mugabe Junior School in Mazowe

Delegates tour the Amai Mugabe Junior School in Mazowe

1320:

The First Lady and one of the babies at the orphanage…she knows them all by name

The First Lady and one of the babies at the orphanage…she knows them all by name

1330: The tour was over and the delegates,hosted by the First Lady, were about to have lunch

1345: She addressed the delegates during lunch, calling upon the visiting UNWTO delegates to promote the positive image of  Zimbabwe that they had seen to the International Community

1441: The First Lady said they are planning to build a secondary school,as well as a university to compliment the Orphanage and Primary School.In an address to the gathered delegates, the wife of the UNWTO Secretary General,Mrs Rifai, has thanked the Zimbabwean government for being such courteous hosts during the course of the UNWTO General Assembly

1553: After lunch the First Lady and the delegates hit the dance floor. On a partying  note,the UNWTO delegates had donated a piano and some provisions to the orpahnage. The delegates then left for the Harare International Airport on their way back to Victoria Falls.

Delegates take to the dance floor

Delegates take to the dance floor

 

From: www.herald.co.zw

Date: 27 August 2013