“What! Did I get you correctly, madam! Are you saying that Parliament will have a hand in the appointment of our diplomats”?
On 16th November, 2011, the President of the Republic of Zambia, Mr. Michael Chilufya Sata, using his executive powers vested in him by the current Republican Constitution, appointed a technical committee to draft the Zambian Constitution. The Technical Committee on Drafting the Zambian Constitution started sitting on 1st December 2011.