SPEECH BY HIS EXCELLENCY, PRESIDENT HAKAINDE HICHILEMA DURING THE CEREMONIAL OPENING OF THE 1ST SESSION OF THE 13TH NATIONAL ASSEMBLY INTRODUCTION MADAM SPEAKER, IT IS A GREAT HONOUR FOR ME TO BE HERE TODAY TO ADDRESS THIS AUGUST HOUSE ON THE OFFICIAL OPENING OF THE...
On the 12th of August 2021, Zambia, once again, maintained her record of peace when power changed hands peacefully between outgoing President Mr. Edgar Lungu and in-coming President Mr. Hakainde Hichilema.
President Hakainde Hichilema is a member of the Seventh-day Adventist Church whose day of worship is Saturday or the Sabbath.
Dr. Situmbeko Musokotwane was the first Cabinet member President Hichilema appointed to assume the office of Minister of Finance.
A few days after assuming the office of President, Mr. Hichilema met leaders of the Catholic Church in Zambia and discussed matters of national importance.