Government says it remains committed to providing affordable but decent housing for its citizens.
Commerce, Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Richard Taima said government is aware of the many challenges Zambians are facing in terms of housing especially in urban areas.
Mr Taima said this at the Zambia Development Agency (ZDA) and Henan Guoji company Valentine’s joint party held in Lusaka yesterday.
He thanked Henan Guoji for attaching great importance in assisting Zambia in coming up with quality housing units for the people of Zambia.
Meanwhile, Henan Guoji Zambia General Director Jack Guan said his company is happy to be part of the initiative of assisting Zambians with accommodation.
Mr Guan said his company is in the process of building over 1400 housing units in Silverest area in Chongwe district to accommodate many Zambians looking for decent accommodation.
The project will see the construction of 1400 housing units in Silverest Gardens area in Chongwe district.