President Lungu Appoints UPND MP Hon. Siamunene As Defence Minsiter

LUSAKA (Tuesday, August 11, 2015) — His Excellency Mr. Edgar Chagwa Lungu, President of the Republic of Zambia has appointed Hon. Richwell Siamune as Minister of Defence and Hon. Hon. James Kapyanga as Deputy Minister of Transport, Works, Supply and Communication.

The appointments are with immediate effect.

Hon Siamunene is MP for Sinazongwe in Southern Province whilst Hon Kapyanga is

MP for Kabwe Central constituency in Kabwe.

Issued by:

Amos Chanda

SPECIAL ASSISTANT TO THE PRESIDENT

(PRESS & PUBLIC RELATIONS)