By Hector Simfukwe

President Edgar Lungu says government is on course in making Eastern Province the country’s food basket.

President Lungu is happy that farmers in the region have demonstrated that they can produce more if supported.

He says government will continue providing farming inputs and technical support to the farmers.

President Lungu says the PF is determined to ensure agriculture contributes to the country’s economy.

He said this in an interview with ZNBC News.

The President is in Eastern province to check on development projects.

Source: ZNBC