Local Governments are drivers of change

Dr Frank Hofmann

Germany committed to strengthen local governance for improved service delivery

The German Government through the Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) is committed to further provide support to the Government of Zambia in the area of decentralisation and local governance, says Head of German Development Cooperation Dr. Frank Hofmann.

A K5million water supply project commissioned in Southern Province

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Minister of Local Government and Housing, Hon. Emmanuel Chenda, MP recently commissioned the K5 million Pemba Water Supply Project which was wholly funded by the Government through the Ministry. Hon. Chenda  said the  scope of work  includes the construction of a new surface water abstraction facility and a new water treatment plant; and rehabilitation  of the existing  old  and dilapidated  water supply network and  the repairing of  all leaking water tanks  to reduce water losses.