THE Edgar Chagwa Lungu Multipurpose Empowerment Cooperative Team led by Mr. Isaac Nsoneka has arrived in Muchinga Province to kick start the vetting process of cooperatives to be empowered with various items.
Upon arrival, the team paid a courtesy call on Muchinga Province Permanent Secretary Captain Davison Mulenga at the Provincial Administration in Chinsali District.
President Edgar Chagwa Lungu will empower not less than 500 cooperatives in the entire Muchinga Province with a provision of selecting not less than 50 cooperatives per Constituency.
Muchinga Provence has a total of 9 Districts with 10 parliamentary constituencies, all of which are held by the ruling Patriotic Front PF party.
The ECL MPEC team has so far conducted successful empowerment programs in Luapula and Nothern Provinces with the Eastern Province currently receiving various empowerment packages.