MINISTRY of Local Government and Rural Development permanent secretary Wisdom Bwalya says it has taken Kenya over 10 years to successfully implement its devolution process, therefore it is expected of Zambia to have teething problems in the utilisation of CDF. And Bwalya says over 100,000 clubs have submitted applications requesting to access empowerment funds under CDF. Speaking when he featured on Diamond TV, Friday, Bwalya government was striving to deal with the problems being raised. “Years back, I was privileged to go to Kenya when they were starting the devolution process. Mind you, Kenya at one time came to Zambia to get a concept of devolution. That was over 10 years ago. I was privileged I think a few days…...

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