Kim Jong Un, Chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, on Monday, 27 April sent a message of greeting to Cyril Ramaphosa, the President of the Republic of South Africa.
The message extended the warm congratulations to the President, government and people of the Republic of South Africa on behalf of the government and people of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea on the Day of Freedom -the significant national holiday of the people of South Africa.
The message said that the Korean people sincerely wished the friendly people of South Africa greater success in their efforts to promote national unity and achieve socio-economic development of the country.
The message expressed the belief that the strong traditional relations of friendship and cooperation between the two countries would steadily grow stronger.
It has been rumoured in the past week that the Supreme leader, Kim Jong Un has died of unsuccessful brain surgery. However, the release of this official statement is to dispel any such rumour and to assure the public that the leader is alive and in good health.