Luanshya, July 11, 2019, ZANIS---Newly appointed Luanshya District Commissioner Patrick Maipambe has appealed to civil servants in the district to uphold professionalism, patriotism and dedication to duty.

Mr Maipambe has further appealed to civil servants to desist from politics in their execution of duty.

He was speaking during an introductory meeting held to unveil him as DC to civil servants in the district.

Mr Maipambe also advised government workers not to work in isolation but apply concerted efforts aimed at achieving national development.

He has since thanked President Edgar Lungu through the Civil

Service Commission for his appointment as District Commissioner.

The newly appointed Luanshya DC has pledged to work tirelessly and take the district to greater heights.

Mr Maipambe further called on all government officials in the district to pledge allegiance to the government of the day and support its development agenda.

Mr Maipambe’s appointment was necessitated when his predecessor Joel Chibuye who participated in the April 11th Roan parliamentary seat on the Patriotic Front ticket.