GOVERNMENT is expected to recruit 5, 000 military personnel by the end of this year.
Defence Minister, Ambrose Lufuma said the decision to recruit the soldiers is meant to enhance military capabilities.
Mr Lufuma, who is also Kabompo Member of Parliament, was speaking when he featured on ZNBC’s Government Forum Programme on Tuesday.
He said the recruits will come from all the provinces and the recruitment will be done in a transparent manner. – ZNBC.