Southern PS counsels civil servants
Choma, June 23, 2014, ZANIS…Southern province permanent secretary Margret Miyoba has called on civil servants in the country to implement various government policies accordingly.
Ms Miyoba says the public service has the mandate of providing quality services to the people of Zambia hence the need for various government departments to interpret and implement pronounced policies effectively.
She says government requires a dedicated public service to implement its policies efficiently and meet the needs of the Zambian people.
Ms Miyoba was speaking in Choma today during the provincial commemoration of the Africa Public Service day.
The Permanent secretary urged various heads of government departments to ensure that departmental projects are implemented according to the budgets formulated.
She says coordination and consultation on utilization of funds should not be ignored and urged the government heads to always ensure that government funds are efficiently managed.
Ms Miyoba says it is important for various government departments and ministries to understand their purpose and ensure that they operate according to the objective of the department.
The Africa Public service day attracted the participation of various government ministries through exhibitions and were on hand to explain their services to the members of the public.