Eastern Province Minister Hon Makebi Zulu who is also Malambo Member of Parliament has challenged school going Children to decide and determine their future by paying attention in school now.
The Parliamentarian disclosed this in Mambwe when he distributed books in the four schools of Matula Primary, Matula Day Secondary, chiutika basic school and Yosefe Basic School.
Mr. Zulu said that poverty eradication starts when a child is at school and encouraged the pupils to concentrate on what teachers are teaching them.
He said that pupils should listen to their parents and avoid indulging themselves into activities that would damage their future.
He further stated that it is the wish of the government to see every child Educated for the development of the country.
He advised pupils that to be where he is now he concentrated in school and he is now a Lawyer, an Mp and Minister of Eastern Province because he went to school and listened to parents.
And Speaking on behalf of pupils, Christabel Daka commended the Area MP for the timely advice and the help he has rendered in different schools of Mambwe District.
She said that the MP donated hundred pockets of cement to help mould blocks for the classroom block at Yosefe Basic school demonstrating care to the education sector in the district.
She further thanked His Excellency, the President of the Republic of Zambia Mr. Edgar Chagwa Lungu for the efforts the patriotic front government was putting in improving the education sector throughout the country through infrastructure development, teacher recruitment and donation of books to students.