President Edgar Lungu is this Friday, expected on the Copperbelt, to launch the 449 Million Dollar, Kafulafuta Water Supply System Project.
The Project is aimed at improving water supply in Ndola, Luanshya, Mpongwe and Masaiti Districts, with 6 hundred and 78 thousand beneficiaries, once complete.
Ministry of Water Development, Sanitation and Environment Protection Public Relations Officer, Amos Zulu disclosed this to ZNBC News in Lusaka.
Mr. Zulu said the project is in line with the Vision 2030 of having 100 percent access to clean and safe water and 90 percent adequate sanitation.
He says the Kafulafuta Water Supply System Project will include the construction of the multi-purpose dam, transmission pipe lines, treatment plants, water distribution network, storage reservoirs and installation of water meters.
The Project which is being undertaken by China National Complete Engineering Corporation will be completed in 2021.