Margret Mwanakatwe dropped, Dr Bwalya Ng’andu is new Finance Minister
Written by newsroom on July 16, 2019
By Clinton Masumba, Kitwe
President Edgar Chagwa Lungu has dropped Finance Minister Margaret Mwanakatwe from her position replacing her with Bank of Zambia Deputy Governor Operations Bwalya Ng’andu.
President Lungu has also revoked the nomination of Patriotic Front Deputy Secretary General Mumbi Phiri as Member of Parliament replacing her with Dr Ng’andu.
Special Assistant to the President for Press and Public Relations Isaac Chipampe has stated in a media statement adding that the the changes are with immediate effect.
Dr Ng’andu has been sworn in at state house in Lusaka with a directive to manage the economy.