Acting President Inonge Mutukwa Wina has expressed sadness at the loss of 25 lives in a traffic accident that occurred in Serenje on Thursday night.
In a media statement, Mrs Wina also expressed concern at the frequent road traffic accidents happening and consequent loss of lives.
She disclosed that Government was drafting a statutory instrument which intends to ban public service vehicles from travelling at night.
Mrs Wina directed that the Ministry of Transport and Communications to ensure that the statutory instrument was signed restricting public service vehicles to move between 05hrs-19hrs.
She also conveyed condolences to the bereaved families and wished the injured a quick recovery.