State House has announced that Republican President Michael Sata last night left the country for medical check up abroad.
This is according to a press statement released by State House to the media today.
According to the statement, which did not specify the final destination of the head of state, the president has been accompanied by First Lady Dr Christine Kaseba, some family members.
Below is full statement
THE REPUBLIC OF ZAMBIA
For Immediate Release
PRESIDENT SATA GOES FOR MEDICAL CHECK- UP
LUSAKA, Monday, October 20, 2014 – STATE HOUSE- His Excellency, Mr. Michael Chilufya Sata, President of the Republic of Zambia, last night left for a medical check- up abroad.
First Lady Dr Christine Kaseba, some family members and his press aide have accompanied the Head of State.
SPECIAL ASSISTANT TO THE PRESIDENT
PRESS AND PUBLIC RELATIONS