Former president Rupiah Banda has held a closed door meeting with South Africa president Jacob Zuma.
Details of the the meeting have not emerged but the meeting took place at Zuma’s residence in Pretoria. The meeting lasted four hours.
Ex-leader Banda is in South Africa for routine medical check up.
Sources close to the former president say he will use the time in South Africa to also visit his children and friends based in South Africa.
This is Banda’s first trip outside the country from the time he handed over power to Michael Sata.