President Rupiah Banda will tomorrow honour former African National Congress (ANC) of South president Oliver Reginald Tambo for his role in bringing about a democratic South Africa.
According to South African media, President Banda will honour the struggle stalwart at a function at the Lusaka Civic Centre. The honour will be received by Tambo’s family.
Tambo will be among the people president Banda will honour as part of Zambia’s Independence Day celebrations.
Delegations from Ekurhuleni and the OR Tambo Municipality will be there to witness the event. “OR” died in 1993 in South Africa after spending years residing in Zambia – in exile.