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.
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.