President Sata threatens to revoke SC status on Lawyers who publicly criticise Government

Republican President Michael Sata has cautioned State Counsels against criticizing government in the public.
President Sata said this at a swearing-in ceremony at State house this morning.
President said that criticizing the state in public does not portray a good picture to the Zambian people and the outside world at large.
He said that he will not hesitate to revoke the status of State counsel on lawyers who are in the habit of criticizing government in public.
Mr Sata stated that State Counsels are supposed to advise government and not to be critics of government.
And President Sata has called on those posted to serve in the Foreign Service to make their presence known in their respective missions of service and serve as expected.
President Sata urged them to represent and sale the country well in the respective countries they have been to serve.