Saturday, April 20, 2024

Government pays tribute to late Freedom fighter and World War II veteran Frank Ferguson


 World War II veteran Frank Ferguson
World War II veteran Frank Ferguson
Government has described late freedom fighter and World War II veteran Frank Ferguson as a generous man who contributed to the development of the country.

Secretary to Cabinet Roland Msiska says government entrenched some of the Late Mr’ Fergurson’s powerful ideas in the country’s 7th National Development Plan ( SNDP) .

Speaking during the Church Service for late Mr Ferguson at The Cathedral of Holy Cross this afternoon, Dr Msiska said that the War Veteran was open to provide well thought ideas whenever approached.

Dr.Msiska explained that government has engaged the Engineering Institute of Zambia to introduce Engineer Frank Ferguson scholarships for the young people who wish to pursue engineering courses.

He pointed out that late World War II Veteran contributed greatly to the development of the country, adding that he was the man behind the hard work that saw Chingola town being pronounced the cleanest area in the country years back.

The Secretary to Cabinet further challenged the engineering practitioners throughout the country to emulate ENG. Ferguson by creating own ideas to contribute to the country’s industrialization Programme.

Meanwhile, Mike Pearson a longtime friend of late ENG. Ferguson noted that his departed friend was pushing progressive ideas to make sure that Zambia develops for the benefit of its citizenry.

World War II veteran Engineer Frank Ferguson who was born on June 23rd 1923 in Ireland passed away on 2nd December at the age of 94.


    • @1. You full, your ediotic tribal comments are the last thing we need here. Just grow up already and stop being the village ediot here. Am not tonga but your attack and hatred for tonga’s won’t make you a better person.

  1. Your observation is on point but your language is not right either boss. Let’s correct our erring brothers in love then they will hear you and adjust.

    • @Bupe, I beg to differ, Some one got to do he’s Mother a favor and let “Oval Head” know he’s an ediot. Once Oval Head fully understands himself he will be careful with what he types.

  2. Why are Zambians so obsessed with titles? Eng. Ferguson? Zambia is probably the only country in the world in which Eng. is a title. Poor Mr. Ferguson had probably never referred to himself as Eng. Ferguson. Quite silly really…

  3. You don’t know what you are talking about! Nigerians are numero uno in terms loving titles. You will find someone with Engineer Chief Something and so on!

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