Government has secured US$10m in order to operationalize livestock infrastructure in some selected parts of the country.
Fisheries and Livestock Minister Hon Nkandu Luo says the resources have been secured from the African Development Bank.
The Hon Minister says this will be used to operationalize livestock infrastructure namely, in Northern, Muchinga and Eastern Provinces.
“What we have done is that resources have been secured so that these infrastructures can operational, “she says.
Hon Prof Luo says Government has in the past built infrastructure to support the development of the livestock sector and wants to ensure that the infrastructure is fully operational.
She was speaking today she paid a courtesy call on Northern Province Minister Bwalya Chungu.
Mr. Bwalya says the livestock infrastructure that Government has built will bring wealth to the people.