PRESIDENT Banda is today expected to leave for South Africa and Mozambique for consultations on a number of issues.
The President’s Special Assistant for Press and Public Relations Dickson Jere announced this in a statement issued in Lusaka yesterday.
The President will leave for Maputo via South Africa where he will stop over before proceeding to Mozambique.
President Banda will be accompanied by First Lady Thandiwe Banda, Minister of Energy and Water Development Kenneth Konga, and other Government officials.
President Banda is current chairperson of the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) Organ on Politics, Defence and Security Cooperation.
He took over the position from Mozambican President Armando Emilio Guebuza.
President Banda will return to Lusaka immediately after completing his scheduled business in Mozambique