Lungu remembers Mainza Chona


PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu yesterday visited the grave of Mainza Chona, one of Zambia’s first Cabinet ministers and lawyers. “We must not forget his invaluable contribution to the independence of our country – fighting alongside Kenneth Kaunda (founding President) – and to its governance thereafter,” President Lungu said on his Facebook page yesterday. The head of State said 20 years after his death, Mr Chona’s legacy remains indelible, etched not on the headstone that stands in the small family graveyard in Chona village, but in “our memory as a nation”. “Most of us were inspired by this great son of the soil, not only in his political career, but  CLICK TO READ MORE

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