President Lungu will use his global connections to stabilise the economy
President Edgar Lungu has assured Zambians that he is using his global connections to ensure that the Zambian economy reaches a stable state. He however observed that the influx of financial institutions on the market, are an indication that the Zambian economy is not going under as speculated by opposition Political Parties.
He stated that it also reaffirms the government’s commitment to ensure that the country’s financial standing is kept afloat for the benefit of the Zambian people.
He also commended NATSAVE for extending their services to the rural communities in the country, adding that it is the only bank that reaches the far flanked areas in the country.
The Head of State disclosed that he held an account with NATSAVE Chawama Branch before he became President, an account he has since re-activated.
He stated that management at the named bank have taken good steps to survive in a competitive banking sector which is flooded with many local and foreign banks.
The President was speaking when the board from NATSAVE and management called on him at State House today.