Palace confirms Harry and Meghan's autumn trip to South Africa

Mail Online | 6/27/2019 | Jo Tweedy For Mailonline
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Buckingham Palace today confirmed the news that the Duke and Duchess of Sussex will travel to South Africa on a royal tour this autumn.

Officials also revealed that the Prince Harry will make additional visits to three other African countries as part of the same trip.

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Travelling alone, Prince Harry, 34, will visit Angola, Malawi and Botswana fuelling speculation that baby Archie, who will be around five months old by then, could also make the trip to South Africa and stay there with his mother while his father carries out royal duties elsewhere.

There has been speculation for a number of months that Harry and Meghan, 37, might both visit a number of countries while on the continent but it appears that the Duchess will now visit just South Africa.

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A statement released by the palace this afternoon said: 'The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will undertake an official visit to South Africa this Autumn at the request of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.

'In addition, The Duke of Sussex will visit Angola and Malawi at the request of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.

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'His Royal Highness will also undertake a working visit to Botswana while in the region. Further details will be advised in due course.'

Yesterday, South Africa's British High Commissioner confirmed their visit to the Rainbow Nation.

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Addressing journalists at a press conference, commissioner Nigel Casey confirmed that new parents Meghan and Harry will, as speculated, embark upon a royal tour of the Rainbow...
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