President arrives in Washington DC

 President arrives in Washington DC

President Hakainde Hichilema has arrived in Washington DC to attend the US – Africa Leaders’ Summit.

President Hichilema is today expected to attend a number of side events including discussions with the US Council on Foreign Relations.

He will also take part in a conversation with selected African Heads of State involving Zambia, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Niger, Mozambique and Ghana.

The President is also scheduled to engage the African Union Chairperson on discussions largely bordering on the need to enhance and leverage sustainable peace and security efforts, for inclusive economic development for all citizens.

The President is later in the day expected to attend a dinner reception hosted by Senator CHRISTOPHER COONS who is Co – Chair of the Congressional International Conservation Caucus Foundation -ICCF-.

ICCF is a platform that supports the conservation of natural resources through strategic partnerships and broad based knowledge sharing, among policy makers and the wider network of partners.

Alice Nachilembe

Alice Nachilembe is a Journalist who yearns for a better country with leaders being accountable to their mandate without oppressing the governed.