Lungu Salutes Hichilema As President-Elect, Following The Hot ZimEye Interview That Pinned Him Down When He Switched Off The Internet
16 August 2021

Said Lungu on Monday morning:

Earlier today the President-elect Mr Hakainde Hichilema and I met at the residence of our 4th Republican President Rupiah Banda, where we held a meeting with the Commonwealth Chief Observer, the former Tanzanian President, Jakaya Kikwete and AU Chief election Observer, former Sierra Leone President Ernest Bai Koroma. We discussed matters concerning our country’s future. The meeting was held in a cordial atmosphere and I wish to that all the leaders who were present. We continue putting our nation first.