Zambian leaders calls for closer collaboration with Malawi

Source: Xinhua| 2020-09-23 01:04:45|Editor: huaxia

LUSAKA, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- Zambian President Edgar Lungu on Tuesday underscored the importance of Zambians and Malawians working together.

The Zambian leader said after holding bilateral talks with his Malawian counterpart Lazarus Chakwera that the two countries need to work together to solve problems that confront them.

He said in a statement issued after the talks that the two countries share a common boundary, rich culture, language and common heritage which signified the oneness of the two countries.

Meanwhile, his Malawian counterpart said his government was looking forward to working closely with Zambia which he said has come to Malawi's aid in time of disasters.

He noted that the two countries share the same challenges which include electricity deficit and transport challenges.

The Malawian leader was in Zambia for a one-day official visit. Enditem