Fr Bwalya resigns

FR Frank Bwalya has resigned with immediate effect as Zesco board chairman.

And energy permanent secretary George Zulu, says the sudden resignation of Fr Bwalya is regrettable.

Fr Bwalya resigned yesterday, citing personal reasons.

In his letter to energy minister Yamfwa Mukanga and copied to Zulu and Zesco managing director Cyprian Chitundu, Fr Bwalya stated the resignation had to do with something within his heart.

“Kindly be informed that I have resigned as board chairperson of Zesco Limited with immediate effect. The reason for my resignation is very personal. It has to do with something within my heart. I wish to thank you and your government for according me the honour and opportunity to serve our people in such a vital sector of our economy,” he stated.

And in a press statement, Fr Bwalya stated that his sudden resignation was not necessitated by any external force but by something within his heart.