Government has urged all leaders in the country to lead by example and with integrity as they seek to lead people.
Minister of National Guidance and Religious Affairs Godfridah Sumaili says every society requires leadership which is genuine and authentic in order to bring about true transformation in the country.
The minister said this at the launch of the Evangelical Fellowship of Zambia (ECZ ) Leadership Initiative in Lusaka today.
She commended the Zambian Churches for coming on board to challenge and strengthen leaders at every level for them to become godly, selfless and servant leaders whose influence she said will trickle down and transform those who serve under them.
The minister said that is the only way leaders will bring about true transformation, unity and peace in the lives of people be it in families, communities and the entire nation.
Speaking at the same event, Chairperson for the Lusaka Leadership Initiative Steering Committee Rev Eddie Chansa stated that leadership issues are very cardinal in all aspects of life hence should be handled very well.
Rev Chansa revealed that the launch of the Lusaka Leadership will work to strengthen the leadership present in the country in order for them to be and remain functional in society.
He stated that the World today is battling with different kinds of problems because of lack of leaders in different sectors of the society with integrity and capable of creating any sort of transformation.