Zambia’s President-Elect, President Hakainde Hichilema and President Edgar Chagwa Lungu this afternoon held a cordial meeting at the residence of the Country’s Fourth President Rupiah Banda.
President-Elect Hakainde Hichilema writes below…
We held a cordial meeting with President Edgar Chagwa Lungu, Fourth President, Rupiah Bwezani Banda, AU Chief election Observer, Former Sierra Leone President Ernest Bai Koroma, and Commonwealth Chief observer, Former Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete.
The meeting centered around the betterment of our country and its future.
We remain committed to ensuring a united and developed Zambia for all.
We will endeavor to work round the clock and indeed ensure a country everyone can call home because what divides us is smaller than our Country’s aspirations. I Thank Your Excellencies President Lungu, President Banda, President Kikwete, and President Koroma for showing that Africa is indeed blessed.
May God Bless our Country.
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United Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema has become Zambia’s seventh republican President-elect after amassing over 2.81 million votes from the August 12, 2021 general election. The massive win meant Mr. Hichilema does not have to contest any second-round run-offs after meeting the constitutional 50.1% threshold for an outright winner.Mr. Hichilema beat the incumbent President Edgar Lungu by scoring 2,810,757 votes against 1,814, 201 for the latter. Mr. Hichilema’s party, the UPND, dislodged Mr. Lungu’s Patriotic Front (PF) party, mainly on the promise to. Learn more