Acting President Edgar Lungu has declared Thursday, 23, October 2014 as a half working day to enable workers prepare for the Jubilee Gala Night.
The Gala Night activities are scheduled to start at 16:00hours this Thursday in all provincial Headquarters and districts.
The Acting President has further encouraged the general public to participate in the celebrations and to attend the events to be held both on Thursday and Friday including the hoisting of the flag on Thursday, 23rdOctober at midnight.
Mr. Lungu has also wished all Zambians a happy and peaceful Golden Jubilee.
This is according to a statement released to ZANIS in Lusaka today by Secretary to the Cabinet Roland Msiska.