——-Outgoing Luapula Province Permanent Secretary, Chanda Kasolo, has disclosed that following his transfer to the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Services, the Secretary to the Cabinet has appointed Luapula Deputy Permanent Secretary, Joyce Nsamba to act in his position until the position is filled.
In a minute to all District Commissioners, Heads of Government Departments and Parastatal organisations in the Province dated November 17, 2014, Mr Kasolo stated that the Secretary to the Cabinet has appointed Ms Nsamba to act as Permanent Secretary with effect from November 13, 2014 for administrative convenience only until the position is filled.
He appealed for support and encouragement for Ms Nsamba from all the stakeholders in the region as she performs her duties of the office of the Permanent Secretary to steer developmental programmes in the province.
Mr Kasolo thanked all the stakeholders in the development process of the province for the support he enjoyed during his brief tenure of office as Permanent Secretary for the province.
He was appointed as Permanent Secretary for Luapula Province by the late Republican President, Michael Sata, on July 24, 2013 until his transfer to the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting this month..