Special Assistant to the President for Press and Public Relations Amos Chanda says government has made progress to address the financial status of the three media houses, namely ZNBC, Zambia Daily Mail and the Times of Zambia.
Mr. Chanda says, as part of the process, a meeting to address the financial situation at the three public houses has been scheduled with the Ministry of Finance.
He says those intending to strike at the Times of Zambia newspapers because of delayed salaries are therefore being ill-advised.
Mr. Chanda was reacting after being made aware of a group e-mail at the Times of Zambia which is proposing a strike. ZNBC