President Edgar Lungu has travelled to North Western Province for a three day working visit.
The region is home to gold disputes following the arguments arising from the exploration and mining of the precious mineral.
BELOW IS PRES. LUNGU’S STATEMENT ON THE TRIP
Tomorrow, Thursday 28th May 2020, I am expected in North Western Province for a three day working visit under the new normal.
During my tour of duty, I will visit Chavuma, Kabompo, Ikelenge, Kasempa, Kalumbila and Mwinilunga districts.
In Chavuma, I will inspect phase three of the construction of Chavuma District Hospital which is at 98 percent and later on, meet Chief Lingozhi, Headmens and party officials.
And in Kabompo, I will tour the Provincial Medical Stores Hub and have a meeting with Senior Chief Sekufele and the Headmen.
I will also visit Ikelenge district where we are scheduled to tour Ikelenge Secondary School, meet traditional leaders among them Chief Nyakaseya, Ikelenge, Mwininyilamba and Headmen.
And in Kasempa – I will meet Senior Chief Kasempa and Chief Ingwe, as well as have a meeting with party officials before touring Kasempa main market.
On Saturday, we will be in Mwinilunga where I will officiate at the Aqua Culture Field Day in Chief Kanyama’s Chiefdom and later on meet Chief Kanyama at his Palace.
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