By Hector Simfukwe
President Edgar Lungu says the Covid-19 pandemic should be fought at community level and not in the hospitals.
President Lungu says it will be easy to reduce the further spread of the pandemic once the community gets involved.
He says health experts should go to markets and communities in order to educate people about the disease.
President Lungu said this after touring the new Itezhi tezyi Modern market and Bus station where he donated medical equipment meant to fight the Covid .
He said his pre-occupation is not to win elections but win the fight against Covid 19.
President Lungu said people’s lives should came first for those who care.
And Disaster Management And Mitigation Unit -DMMU- Coordinator Chanda Kabwe said government has procured enough medical equipment to fight Covid 19
Mr. Kabwe also said government through the DMMU has procured enough protective clothing for front line workers.
He said DMMU will also distributed medical equipment meant to fight the Covid -19 to all the markets across the country.