Republican President Edgar Lungu has congratulated Ghana’s President-elect Mr Nana Akufo-Addo following his victory in the general elections held on 7th December, 2016.
President Lungu in his congratulatory message to the President-elect said the election of Akufo-Addo demonstrates the strength and value of democracy in Ghana, as well as the confidence the Ghanaian people have in the leadership of Mr Akufo-Addo
According to a press statement by State house special assistant to the president press and public relations Amos Chanda, he President assured Mr Akufo-Addo of Zambia’s commitment to maintaining and strengthening the warm relations that Ghana and Zambia have continued to enjoy, for the mutual benefit of their peoples.
President Lungu said he looked forward to close collaboration with the President-elect and his administration to enhance and build upon the existing warm relations between the two countries.
“I wish to convey, on behalf of the Government and the people of the Republic of Zambia, and indeed on my own behalf, sincere congratulations on your election as President of the Republic of Ghana,” President Lungu said.