President Edgar Lungu is Thursday expected in Tanzania to attend the inauguration ceremony for the country’s President elect, John Magufuli.
Zambia’s High Commissioner to Tanzania, Judith Kapijimpanga told the media in Dar-Es-Salaam that while in Tanzania the President will meet Zambians living in that country.
Mrs. Kapijimpanga said President Lungu is also expected to meet Zambian employees at TAZARA and TAZAMA and Ministry of Finance and Economic Development.
She said the meeting will be held for the purpose of appreciating the operations of the three statutory bodies.
Mrs. Kapijimpanga said the President will join other heads of States including Jacob Zuma of South Africa, Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame and Malawi Vice President, Saulos Chilima.
ZNBC’s Yotam Mugara reports from Tanzania that President Lungu is expected to return home soon after the meetings.