Minister of Home Affairs Stephen Kampyongo says Security of the country is key to its social and economic development.
Mr. Kampyongo says his Ministry will execute its duties thoroughly in 2019 within the budgetary allocation to his Ministry.
He told Journalist soon after the 2019 budget presentation by Finance Minister Margarete Mwanakatwe that the presentation has shown a road map for his Ministry’s operations in the year 2019.
The Home Affairs Minister explained that current austerity measures being implemented by government will thoroughly be observed by his Ministry as outlined in the proposed budget.
Government has this year proposed to allocate K2.9 billion towards Public Order and Safety in the country.