CHIEF Government Spokesperson Chushi Kasanda says President Hakainde Hichilema and the UPND administration want to maintain a lean but effective Cabinet. Responding to Citizens First president Harry Kalaba’s call for President Hichilema to appoint a minister in charge of disasters, Kasanda insisted that the new dawn administration wanted to keep a lean Cabinet. Kasanda, however, said should the President feel the need to make such an appointment whether at the ministerial or Permanent Secretary level, he could do so as it was his prerogative. “I think the President was clear from the onset that he would like a lean [Cabinet], he would like a lean delegation. And I think he has been living by his word. Just to give an…...

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