PRESIDENT HICHILEMA TO RE-ALIGN SOME DISTRICTS
Written by newsroom on November 18, 2021
President Hakainde Hichilema has announced that he will re-align Itezhi-tezhi and Chirundu Districts from Lusaka Province back to Southern Province.
And President Hichilema will re-align Chama District from Muchinga back to Eastern province.
The decision to re-align the districts follows after consultations with relevant stakeholders and consideration of the law.
This is in line with the provincial and District boundaries Act Chapter 286 of the Laws of Zambia which provides for the division of the Republic into Provinces and Districts.
It further makes provisions for the boundaries of such Provinces and Districts and the names by which they shall be known.
Presidential Spokesperson Anthony Bwalya issued the statement.
By Raphael Mulenga