Cabinet backs dual citizenship

Published: 15/Jun/2015
Source: Zambia Daily Mail

President Lungu has assured Zambians in the diaspora of the much-desired dual citizenship if Parliament approves the proposal in the draft constitution.

And the President has called on African countries to change society’s perception of women and begin to consider them as key players in the social and economic development of the continent.

Mr Lungu said dual citizenship is one of the non-contentious issues that cabinet at its last sitting considered for presentation to parliament for enactment in the phased constitution-making process.

Addressing Zambians living in South Africa on Saturday at a dinner hosted for him by the Zambian High Commission, President Lungu said Government is comfortable with granting dual-citizenship to Zambians living abroad.

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Themes: Dual Nationality
Regions: Southern Africa, Zambia
Year: 2015