Toshiyuki Iwado Named as Ambassador to Zimbabwe
The Japanese government
on Friday appointed new ambassadors to
Macedonia, Albania, Burkina Faso and Zimbabwe.
It tapped 62-year-old Keiko Haneda, consul general to Melbourne,
and 60-year-old Makoto Ito, consul general to Denver, as ambassadors
to Macedonia and Albania, respectively, effective next Monday.
The government also named Tamotsu Ikezaki, 62, consul general to
Marseille, as ambassador to Burkina Faso and Toshiyuki Iwado,
consul general to Chicago, as ambassador to Zimbabwe, also effective
next Monday. (April 11)