Speaking to journalists at the Lusaka International Airport upon his arrival, President Mwanawasa said he was fine and happy to return home after undergoing a medical review.
Before making a stop over in London, President Mwanawasa attended the France- Africa summit in Cannes, France.
Mr Mwanawasa said while at the summit, he emphasized on the need for the European
Union and other countries to set up companies for adding value to exports.
President Mwanawasa who was among the discussants during the summit on addition of value to raw materials said he had put forward the message that EU and other countries should not import materials from Africa in its raw form.
The president was received at the airport by Defence Minister George Mpombo, other senior government officials and Service Chiefs.