ZIMBABWEAN President Robert Mugabe and his Somali counterpart Hassan Sheikh Mohamed have congratulated President Edgar Lungu for his re-election as Republican President in the August 11 elections.
Mr Mugabe and Mr Mohamed have joined other leaders in congratulating President Lungu.
In his congratulatory message, President Mugabe expressed hearty congratulations to President Lungu and commended the Zambian people for making their democratic choice in a peaceful manner.
The Zimbabwean leader stated that the mandate that the people of Zambia had given President Lungu reconfirms the high level of trust and confidence they had in his leadership.
‘’I wish you, Your Excellency and dear brother, personal good health and success as you discharge the onerous duties of your high office,’’ President Mugabe said.
And President of the Federal Republic of Somalia Mr Mohamed has also extended his congratulations to President Lungu and expressed best wishes for Zambia’s continued stability, progress and prosperity.
‘’The government of Federal Republic of Somalia congratulates the Government, people and further expresses the best wishes for stability, progress and prosperity to the whole nation of Zambia,’’ President Mohamed said.