VICE President Guy Scott has assured the Nation that the final draft constitution prepared by the Technical Committee on Drafting the Zambian Constitution will be released by next month.
Dr Scott also clarified that the 10 copies that were demanded to be printed were merely meant for the ceremonial hand over to the Government.
“The 10 copies are meant for the ceremonial hand over of the constitution, we are not reversing on our undertaking or expectation of releasing the final draft constitution before the end of the year or before the end of next month, Dr Scott said.
He said this in Parliament yesterday during the Vice President Question and Answer time that nothing has changed but the constitution would be released as schedule.
He said this in response to the Patriotic Front (PF) Lupososhi Member of Parliament (MP) Chungu Bwalya wanted the Vice President to clarify on the confusion surrounding the printing of 10 copies of the final draft constitution and controversy with the technical committee.