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Lusaka City Council to meet street vendors for a dialog

General News Lusaka City Council to meet street vendors for a dialog

NEWLY elected Local Government Association of Zambia (LGAZ) president Mulenga Sata being congratulated by association chairman John Kabungo after his election as president
Mulenga Sata with John Kabungo

THE Lusaka City Council is scheduled to meet of the Street Vendors’ representatives at the Civic Centre on Tuesday, June 24, 2014.

This follows wide consultations with the Government on how best to resolve the issue of street vending that has become an eyesore in the capital city.

Lusaka Mayor, Mulenga Sata said the Lusaka City Council, as the major enforcers of the Local Government Act, wants to regulate street vending in the capital by finding a permanent solution to the problem and decided to engage the vendors’ representatives through dialogue.

“After wide consultations with the Governement, through the Ministry of Local Government and Housing, we as enforcers of the Local Government Act, are inviting all representatives of the Street Vendors groups to a consultative meeting at the Civic Centre at 14:30 hours tomorrow.”

“We want to see how best we cac regulate street vending in Lusaka going beyond the Jubilee Celebrations,” the Mayor said.

Zambia is this year commemorating 50 years of Independence, having attained political freedom on October 24, 1964.

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    • You are only doing this because the President is incapacitated. If he comes back you will be in trouble.

  1. as the major enforcers of the Local Government Act.

  2. i now agree with the person who coined the term that Africa is a dark continet. Sata created the proble and you claim to be enforcer of the Law. Which law? Sata’s law or LCC law? Don’t deceive the people. what a filth place, lusaka is?

  3. Ask anyone who has been to Dar es salaam lately how the Tanzania government has managed to curb street vending. It is only wiser to learn from your friends how to look after your own home if you can’t manage yourself.

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