Guy Scott defends the Gabon Disaster Heroes National Stadium name

Vice President Guy Scott has this morning defended the naming of Lusaka stadium as Gabon Disaster Heroes National Stadium.
During the vice president’s question time in Parliament this morning, Dr Scott said that it was up to those not happy with the long name to chose to break it down.
Dr Scott pointed out that the demolished Dag Hammarskjold stadium in Ndola had its full name as Dag Hammarskjold Memorial Stadium but that people chose to ignore the Memorial part of the name.
The Vice President further stated that people are at liberty to take a private members motion to Parliament to seek a name change for the stadium.
Sports Minister Chishimba Kambwili on Tuesday said Cabinet has finally approved the name of Lusaka stadium, which will be called ‘Gabon Disaster Heroes National Stadium’
“Cabinet has finally approved the name of Lusaka stadium, which will be called Gabon Disaster Heroes National Stadium.