By Times Reporter
PRESIDENT Rupiah Banda has welcomed the announcement by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) that Zambia is rated among the top four high-performing African countries.
Mr Banda said the announcement was an indicator that the Government was committed to uplifting the living standards of the people.
This is contained in a statement released in Lusaka yesterday by special assistant to the president for Press and public relations, Dickson Jere.
‘Å“The IMF’s announcement underlines my Government’s commitment to driving steady growth by creating jobs and opportunities for all Zambians, but there is still more to do.
‘Å“We will continue to work tirelessly to build on this accolade and so achieve an even better place for Zambia in the world.