Mukanga wants a healthy workforce
Lusaka, July 12, 2014. ZANIS—Transport, Works, Supply and Communications Minister Yamfwa Mukanga has urged employees in his Ministry to engage in active exercises in order to keep their bodies healthy.
Mukanga said active participation in sport is cardinal in keeping a strong and vibrant work force that can contribute positively to the economic development of the country.
The Minister reiterated that activities away from normal work schedule are fundamental in building strong and lasting personal relationships among employees.
ZANIS Reports that Mukanga said this in Lusaka today when he flagged off a sports festival organised for his ministry by the Zambia Telecommunications Company (ZAMTEL) held at Barclays Bank Sports Complex in Lusaka today.
The Ministry and Agencies taking part in the sports festival include the Road Development Agency (RDA), Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA), Zambia Information Communication Technology Authority (ZICTA), Zambia Railway Limited (ZRL), and the National Airports Corporation (NACL).
Earlier, ZAMTEL Chief Executive Officer Mupanga Mwanakatwe said his organization will continue to organize sports festivals aimed at promoting physical fitness as well as a platform for exchange of ideas.