President Edgar Lungu says he learnt of the death of Mr. Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz, former President of the Republic of Cuba with a deep sense of Sorrow.
President Lungu said the late Cuban Leader was a Great Iconic and Great Leader.
The Head of State said Mr. Fidel Castro has left an indisputable legacy as a World leader who unreservedly supported the African Continent in its Liberation Struggle.
President lungu said the Late Castro shall be fondly remembered as one of the most influential Leaders not only in Cuban History, but the World at Large.
He says Cuba Mourns this great loss, Zambia do Commiserate with the entire Cuban Nation , as THE Nation pray to the Lord Almighty to comfort and grant Cubans fortitude during this trying time.
This is According to a Statement Issued by Presidential Spokesman, Mr Amos Chanda and made Available to 5fm Radio.