Minister of Home Affairs Stephen Kamyongo has assured the electorate in Chingola that President Edgar Lungu’s Government will not fail to deliver on its mandate and campaign promises.Mr. Kampyongo says a number of development projects, including the facelift of townships roads, are already planned and will commence soon.
The Minister, who is also Patriotic Front-PF National Youth Chairperson, was speaking during a meeting with Chingola Mayor Titus Tembo, District Commissioner Mary Chibesa and Nchanga parliamentarian Chali Chilombo at the civic center.
And Mr. Kampyongo is concerned with the level of vandalism of Zesco Limited and Mulonga Water and Sewerage Company installations.He has warned that those found wanting will face the full wrath of the law because Government is spending colossal sums of money to ensure residents receive constant clean water.
And Chingola District Commissioner Mary Chibesa announced that the contractor to work on Township roads has mobilized equipment in readiness to start the works.Ms. Chibesa said Government will shame its detractors because President LUNGU will in due course launch the upgrading of Township roads in the District.
Earlier, Chingola Mayor Titus Tembo expressed displeasure at the mushrooming of copper smelter plants in the District.Mr. Tembo wondered how some foreign nationals are operating copper smelter plants even when it is clear that they do NOT operate any mine to act as a source of copper ore.