On behalf of myself and the people of Azerbaijan, I extend my heartfelt congratulations to you and all the people of your country on the occasion of the national holiday of the South African Republic - Freedom Day.
I hope that through our joint efforts the friendship and cooperation between the Republic of Azerbaijan and the South African Republic will further develop and expand in compliance with the interests of our peoples.
On this pleasant day, I wish you robust health and successes in your activities, and the friendly people of your country peace and well-being.
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan
Baku, 23 April 2015