Kabanshi gives vendors green light To carry On Trading

Local Government and Housing Minister Emerine Kabanshi has asured the vendors in Lusaka that government will not chase them from the streets.

Kabanshi said the vendors will continue working on the street as long as they maintain their surrounding to avoid getting diseases.

She said government wants to work with the vendors. Kabanshi said this when she launched a cleaning exercise for vendors in Lusaka on Thursday July 25,2013.

The Minister has meanwhile emphaised the need for the vendors to maintain a clean enviroment in the street so that they are kept free from diseases.

And Lusaka Deputy Mayor, Mulenga Sata has also assured the vendors that the council will nott take them out until they found an alternative trading place.