President Rupiah Banda has transferred Minister of Agriculture and Cooperatives Brian Chituwo to the Ministry of Science, Technology and Vocation Training.
Dr. Chituwo takes over from Gabriel Namulambe who was fired from his ministerial position yesterday.
President Banda has transferred Peter Daka from the Ministry of Lands to the Ministry of Agriculture.
Mr. Banda made these transfers in a mini reshuffle today.
This is according to the press statement released to ZANIS today by Special Assistant to the President for Press and Public Relations, Dickson Jere.
President Banda will in due course announce the new minister of Lands.
He did this in exercising powers vested in him pursuant to the provisions of Article 44 (v) of the Constitution of Zambia.