President Hakainde Hichilema has congratulated the Chipolopolo boys for beating Mauritania by two goals to one in a Group (B) 2022 Qatar World cup qualifier played yesterday in that country.
The President has paid special recognition to captain of the side Enock Mwepu and Prince Mumba for scoring for Zambia.
President Hichilema has since encouraged the team to keep the momentum.
This is contained in a massage posted on the Presidents Twitter page today.
Zambia will on Tuesday take on Tunisia at the Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in the second fixture of the competition.