President Edgar Lungu has left South Africa for Ethiopia where he is expected to attend an emergency SADC double troika Summit Meeting.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Joseph Malanji who is travelling with President said a SADC emergency meeting has been called over the recently held elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo and the announced provisional results.
The Summit will be held on Thursday 17th January 2019.
Presidents Lungu recently called on the parties in the DRC to consider forming an inclusive government.
The Head of State was in South Africa to hold bilateral meetings with his counterpart President Cyril Ramaphosa.
President Lungu was seen off by Zambia’s High Commissioner to South Africa Emmanuel Mwamba, State House Senior Private Secretary, Daniel Siwo and Military Officers from Waterkloof Military Base