The Japanese Government says Zambia’s peace is a prerequisite for attracting more investments.
And Japanese Ambassador Hidenobu Sobanshima commended Government for accommodating refugees from neighbouring countries.
Mr. Sobashima says Zambia has demonstrated to be a true haven of peace by accommodating refugees and contributing to the peace initiatives in the Southern African region.
The Japanese Ambassador to Zambia was speaking during 84th birthday cerebrations of His Majesty Emperor Akihito at the Japanese Ambassador’s residence in Lusaka.
And Minister of Local Government Vincent Mwale has thanked the Japanese government for supporting Zambia in various sectors.
Mr. Mwale said the Health Sector has improved due to the construction of health facilities supported by the Japanese Government.
He adds that Zambia will continue cherishing the bilateral ties the two countries enjoy.