By Masauso Mkwayaya
President HAKAINDE HICHILEMA has honoured Commonwealth 400 meters gold medalist MUZALA SAMUKONGA with the President’s Insignia of Meritorious Achievement.
Mr. SAMUKONGA has been honoured for his outstanding achievements in the sport that have attracted recognition for Zambia in the World.
Mr. SAMUKONGA was honoured during the Africa Day Investiture Ceremony at State House today.
At the ceremony President HICHILEMA also honoured Judge FLORENCE MUMBA, the former Electoral Commission of Zambia-ECZ- Chairperson with the Grand Commander of the Order of Distinguished Service, first Division.
female to be appointed High Court Judge in Zambia.
President HICHILEMA has also honoured veteran Journalist MPUNDU MWAPE with the Order of Distinguished Service second Division for his long and impactful service in the media which saw him produce more than 500- documentaries most of which covered the agricultural sector.
At this year’s Investiture Ceremony, the President honoured 22 -people in various categories for their exceptional service to the country.
Meanwhile , President HICHILEMA has pardoned 1,477 prisoners from various Correctional Facilities across the country.
This Years’ African Freedom Day was commemorated under the theme ,” Acceleration of the African Continental Free Trade Area Implementation .”
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