US BACKS HH’S CABINET SIZE
JOSHUA JERESEPTEMBER 9, 2021026000
By Ruth Chayinda
United States Charge d’Affaires DAVID YOUNG says President HAKAINDE HICHILEMA has shown that he is putting in place a lean cabinet which is focused on key Government priorities.
Mr YOUNG says his country is ready to work and strengthen the partnership with Zambia under President HICHILEMA in the new areas of focus.
He says the cooperation between the US and Zambia can help to strengthen democracy, support economic revitalization and create opportunities for the young people.
Mr YOUNG also says the US will continue to support investment in the young people through health and education and also security through the peace keeping missions.
He says his country is ready to engage the new cabinet on its Governments vision.
Mr. YOUNG said this in an interview with ZNBC News in Lusaka.
He also noted that soon President HICHILEMA will visit the United States for the UN general assembly in New York where he will participate in the global gathering of world leaders.
And Mr. YOUNG also said he is expectant that President HICHILEMA will share his vision for the country and how he will address the various challenges that Zambia is faced with.