REPUBLICAN President Michael Chilufya Sata has grabbed and given government owned guest house through the local (council) authority, Mpanda Fishala Council Guest House to Mpika Diocese of the catholic church with immediate effect on Sunday 11/27.
He has since directed Mpika Council to immediately hand over the Guest House to be used as home for retired priests.
He said this sunday 11/27.
And President Michael Sata says the honeymoon for PF after the triumphant entry into government is over.
Mr. Sata says all PF MPs and Councillors must immediately get down to work and address people’s needs.
He said this during a thanks giving mass held in his honour at Chilonga Catholic Mission in Mpika on Sunday 11/27 afternoon.
President Sata has also urged PF MPs in Mpika to regularly visit Chilonga Mission and help address challenges at the Centre.
Meanwhile, President Sata has appointed PF Isoka MP Malozo Sichone as Muchinga Province Minister.
President Sata says the new Minister should immediately get to work and begin to construct Chinsali as Provincial headquarters.
He made the announcement of the appointment in church at Chilonga Mission.
President Sata has directed Defence Minister Geoffrey Mwamba to relay the message to Mr. Sishone.