Minister of Housing and Infrastructure Development Ronald Chitotela says Government will not allow the quality of works on ALL major contracts to be compromised.
Mr. Chitotela, who is also Pambashe Member of Parliament, was speaking when he inspected works on the 4-hundred and 50-thousand Kwacha Kamulende health center in Luanshya.
He said President Lungu wants to ensure those in authority deliver services to the expectation of the people.
Mr. Chitotela says his ministry will Penalise contractors who fail to meet their mandate in delivering projects within their stipulated time.
And Luanshya Member of Parliament Stephen Chungu said Government remains determined to ensure health centers are built within the radius of five Kilometers.
Mr. Chungu, who is also Government Chief Parliamentary WHIP, said the health center is being built using Constituency Development Funds-CDF.