President Lungu has made the following changes to government with immediate effect:
Terminated the contract of Ms. Charity Mwansa as Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Mines, Energy and Water Development;
Terminated the contract of Ms. Ing’utu Suba as Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Lands, Natural Resources and Environmental Protection;
Terminated the contract of Lusaka Province Permanent Secretary Mr.Wamunyima Muana;
Appointed Lusaka Province Deputy Permanent Secretary Mr. Bright Nundwe as Permanent Secretary for Mchinga Province;
Transferred Eastern Province Permanent Secretary, Dr. Chileshe Mulenga to the Ministry of Home Affairs in the same capacity taking over from Brig.
General Emeldah Chola who moves to the Ministry of Mines, Energy and Water Development as Permanent Secretary responsible for energy;
Transferred Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Services Permanent Secretary Mr. Chanda Kasolo to Eastern Province in the same capacity;
Directed that Mumbwa District Commissioner, Mr. Sunday Shamabanse,vacate office immediately following the expiry of his contract on 17th January
2015. The Secretary to the Cabinet has since been informed of this decision.
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