Chief Chibuye Mulonga of the Lamba speaking people of Mushindamo District has congratulated President Edgar Lungu for the favourable ruling in the constitutional court in which he was declared eligible to contest the 2021 general elections.
Chief Mulonga has since committed to continue working with Government because of the developments taking place in the District and the Chiefdom.
He says it is important that Chiefs support Government efforts in enhancing development and reducing poverty in the country.
The Chief was speaking at his palace when Mushindamo District Commissioner Emmanuel Chihili paid a courtesy call on him.
And Mr. Chihili said government will continue to implement projects that are inclusive as outlined in the Seventh National Development Plan.
He however said it is important that chiefs continue to explain Government’s agenda to their people.
Mr. Chihili pointed out that President Lungu has continued to call on all traditional leaders to work with him and that it was up to their royal highnesses to come on board.