Information and Broadcasting Minister Chishimba Kambwili has been bestowed with an honorary doctorate degree from California University in America.
Dr Kambwili announced that the university awarded him the doctorate degree being one of the most influential politicians of recent time.
He said his hard work and tenacity has paid off.
“Today is a special day for me, I had the rare privilege of being bestowed with an honorary doctorate degree from California University in America. The university through its structured panel have awarded me with this degree due to great services to my community and for being one of the most influential politicians of recent time,” Dr Kambwili said.
He added, “My hard work and tenacity has been greatly rewarded. I have always been a firm believer in hard work and I am extremely grateful for the recognition.”
“I would like to thank God first because without him I wouldn’t be where I am, I would like to thank my wife and children for their unending and unwavering support. From here on I will be referred to as Honourable Dr. Chishimba Kambwili. May I also thank California University for giving me the opportunity to receive such a prestigious award that has been given to so many greats and legends, including Dr Kenneth Kaunda.”
He said, “Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight. Proverbs 3:5-6.”