Zambia Railways Limited (ZRL) was among the sponsors that joined the Lunda people in Mwansabombwe District, Luapula Province in celebrating the 2018 Mutomboko Ceremony. The beautiful ceremony celebrated on the last Saturday of July also marked the 20th anniversary of Mwata Kazembe XIX, Paul Mpemba II Kaniembo’s reign.
Meanwhile, Zambia Railways Chief Executive Officer Christopher Musonda said ZRL was proud to be part of the colourful event by offering financial and material support.
“Zambia Railways will continue supporting traditional ceremonies in the country as part of its strong belief in preservation of the cultural heritage. Traditional ceremonies also provides an opportunity for ZRL to plough back to the community.” said Mr Musonda
The ceremony characterised by various cultural performances was graced by the Minister of Infrastructure and Housing, Hon. Ronald Chitotela.