Chief National Defence Force (CNDF) of South Africa General Solly Zacharia Shoke, Friday visited Naval Headquarters and met Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS), Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah. Upon arrival at Naval Headquarters, the visiting dignitary was received by Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah, a Pakistan Navy (PN) press release said. A smartly turned out contingent of PN clad in ceremonial dress presented him the Guard of Honour. Admiral Zakaullah introduced the visiting dignitary to the Principal Staff Officers at Naval Headquarters. Later, General Solly Zacharia Shoke called on Admiral Zakaullah in his office, where he held detailed discussions on professional matters and bilateral defence collaboration in diverse fields.
General Shoke lauded commitment and performance of PN in fight against terrorism and piracy as well as concerted efforts in maintaining collaborative security in Indian Ocean and beyond.