Pictures and audio: UNWTO closing

As the 20th session of the UNWTO General Assembly came to an end yesterday, many positive reports came from both sides of the border praising the nations for a successful the conference. Here is the official closing ceremony in pictures and audio.

Zambian gospel group Tiko, perform at the closing ceremony of the 20th session of the UNWTO in Zambia last night.

Zambian gospel group Tiko, perform at the closing ceremony of the 20th session of the UNWTO in Zambia last night. All pictures: Cynthia R Matonhodze

A traditional dance group perform Likumbi Lya Mize, a traditional Zambian dance from the northern-western province of the country.

A traditional dance group perform Likumbi Lya Mize, a traditional Zambian dance from the northern-western province of the country.

Listen to Zambia Tourism and arts Minister Sylvia Masebo give her closing remarks:

A traditional dance group Guru Wamukulu from the Chewa tribe in Zambia.

A traditional dance group Guru Wamukulu from the Chewa tribe in Zambia.

Zambia's Got Talent winner, 10-year old Mordecai performs at the closing ceremony of the 20th session of the UNWTO General Assembly which Zambia co-hosted with Zimbabwe.

Zambia’s Got Talent winner, 10-year old Mordecai performs at the closing ceremony of the 20th session of the UNWTO General Assembly which Zambia co-hosted with Zimbabwe.

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Listen to Zambian President Michael Sata give his closing remarks:

Zimbabwean jazz songstress Dudu Manhenga performs at the closing ceremony.

Zimbabwean jazz songstress Dudu Manhenga performs at the closing ceremony.

Part of the performances during the closing ceremony of the 20th session of the UNWTO General Assembly.

Part of the performances during the closing ceremony of the 20th session of the UNWTO General Assembly.

Listen to Tourism minister Walter Mzembi’s closing remarks below:

Zimbabwean First Lady Amai Grace Mugabe (left), Tourism minister Walter Mzembi, Zambian Tourism minister Sylvia Masebo and President Robert Mugabe share a lighter momnet during the closing ceremony of the 20th session of the UNWTO General Assembly held in Zambia.

Zimbabwean First Lady Amai Grace Mugabe (left), Tourism minister Walter Mzembi, Zambian Tourism minister Slyvia Masebo and President Robert Mugabe share a lighter momnet during the closing ceremony of the 20th session of the UNWTO General Assembly held in Zambia.

Listen to President Robert Mugabe’s closing remarks:

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