Copperbelt Province Permanent Secretary, Bright Nundwe says the region is a delicate area that needs level-headed people at the core of spearheading development.
Mr. Nundwe said he wants to see absolute order in the province as he does not want it to be known for illegality but excellence.
ZANIS reports that the Permanent Secretary was speaking when he addressed civil servants at Chililabombwe Secondary School yesterday.
Mr. Nundwe has called on civil servants to have good attitude towards work and also take issues of accountability seriously.
He said Zambia is a rich country that has great potential to prosper but it can only done where there is unity of purpose.
And Mr. Nundwe has cautioned civil servants against participating in active politics and instead leave politics to politicians.
He stated that civil servants should observe the ethics of government and the civil service stating that the responsibility of civil servants is to promote and implement the policies of the government of the day.