Mr Mwanawasa has also sent a congratulatory message to queen Margret(II) of Denmark
on the occassion of her birthday.
This is contained in a statement released to ZANIS in Lusaka today by Special Assistant to the President for Press and Public Relations John Musukuma.
In his message to President Mugabe, President Mwanawasa said Zambia and Zimbabwe
enjoy warm and cordial relations at government level and between its peoples.
He said it is in this regard that the two countries look forward to the strenthening of the friendship and existing cooperation.
And in his message to Her Majesty Queen Margret (II) of Denmark, President Mwanawasa said Zambia ackmowleges the immense influemce Her Majesry has imparted on Denmark since ascention to the throne in 1992.
The President noted that the Danish government has continued to cooperate with
Zambia espeacilly in the transport, governance, education, water and sanitation sectors because of the warm bilatetal relations that exist between the two countries.
Mr Mwanawasa also wished the Queen comtinued personal good health and prosperity for the people of Denmark.
In onother development, President Mwanawasa has sent a message of condolences to the
President of Masagascar Marc Ravalomanana on the death of 88 people who perished in
‘On behalf of the Zambian people, the governemnt and on myÂ own behalf, I send
deepest condolences and sympathies to the people of madascar.’ said Ã…President