President Hakainde Hichilema has announced the state visit by Italian President, Sergio Mattarella.

Writing on Facebook, President Hakainde Hichilema said:

Today we are greatly honoured to receive Italian President His Excellency Mr. Sergio Mattarella and Ms Laura Mattarella and their delegation at State House here in Lusaka for a historical visit.

Welcome to Zambia Your Excellency!

Benvenuto in Zambia.

Hakainde Hichilema,
President of the Republic of Zambia.