President Edgar Lungu has left for Japan to attend the seventh edition of the Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD).
Mr Lungu left Lusaka yesterday around 09:00 hours from the Zambia Air Force (ZAF) base at the Kenneth Kaunda International Airport.
He was scheduled to arrive today for a three-day visit. Zambia is among several African States to benefit from the US$3 million grant to be channelled towards health and peace and stability.
Japanese ambassador to Zambia Hidenobu Sobashima said yesterday that Zambia had greatly benefitted from TICAD 7 package slated for August 28, 2019 in Yokohama.