The Women Movement has hailed President Edgar Lungu for appointing Kanyama Member of Parliament Elizabeth Phiri as a Minister responsible for Gender.
She replaces the late Kasenengwa Member of Parliament Victoria Kalima.
Non-governmental Organization Coordination Council, Executive Director Engwase Mwale has assured a cordial working relationship with the new minister in advancing the Gender Agenda in the Country.
She has since called on the minister to actualize the Gender Equity and Equality Act.
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