The Position of Minister of Finance Requires Somebody who is Stable, All People’s Congress Leader, Nason Msoni has Observed.
In His Mini-Reshuffle Yesterday (WEDNESDAY), President Edgar Lungu has Appointed Former Commerce Minister Margret Mwanakatwe to replace Felix Mutati as Minister of Finance.
The Lusaka Central Lawmaker has been Petitioned in the Courts of Law by UPND Losing Candidate Dr Charlotte Scott over the Parliamentary Seat and Mr. Msoni feels the Head of State should have waited for the Court process to end before Appointing her in that Position.
And Young Women Christian Association of Zambia; Executive Director; Patricia Ndhlovu is Happy that President Lungu has shown Commitment to Attain the 50-50 Gender Parity.
Meanwhile; Non-Governmental Organisations’ Coordinating Council,
Executive Director, Engwase Mwale hope therefore that the New Finance Minister will Continue with the Public Finance Management Reforms in order to Stop the Leakages of Public Resources.
FEBRUARY 15, 2017