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President of the Republic of Zambia to Visit Japan

December 14, 2018

1. H.E. Mr. Edgar Chagwa Lungu, President of the Republic of Zambia will pay an Official Working Visit to Japan from December 17 to December 20.

2. During his stay in Japan, the President will make a State Call on His Majesty the Emperor of Japan. Mr. Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan, will hold a meeting with the President and host a dinner in his honor.

3. The Government of Japan sincerely welcomes the visit of the President and hopes that his visit will further strengthen the partnership between Japan and the Republic of Zambia, including collaboration for the success of the TICAD VII, which will be held in August 2019.

(1)This will be President Lungu’s first visit to Japan as President.

(2)This will be the first meeting between Prime Minister Abe and President Lungu.

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