Namibian President Hage Geingob has joined other world leaders in congratulating President Edgar Lungu for his victory in the August 11, 2016 general election.
In his congratulatory message dated August 16, 2016, President Geingob extended felicitations to President Lungu, the first family and the Patriotic Front (PF) leadership.
Mr. Geingob further congratulated President Lungu for the development the country has experienced under his leadership which he said he witnessed during his recent visit to Zambia.
He has since wished Mr. Lungu good health, wisdom and strength in his leadership as he continues to steer the country to greater prosperity.
And the government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia has also conveyed a congratulatory message to President Lungu.
President Mulatu Teshome has stated that it was his firm conviction that President Lungu’s re-election will serve as an opportunity to further strengthen the already existing friendly relations between Zambia and Ethiopia.
The Ethiopian President expressed his best wishes, personal good health to President Lungu and prosperity for the Zambian people.
This is according to a statement issued to ZANIS in Lusaka today by Special Assistant to the President for Press and Public Relations Amos Chanda.