State House Chief Communications Specialist Clayson Hamasaka says the country’s selection to host the African region at the 2nd Summit for Democracy shows its strong commitment to democratic principles and respect for the rule of law. In a statement, Tuesday, Hamasaka said the summit, which will be held under the theme: “Free, fair and transparent elections in Africa”, will underscore the global desire for transparency, accountability, respect for human rights and good governance. “Zambia’s selection to host the African region comes against the backdrop of the country’s strong commitment to the principles of democratic governance, respect for the rule of law and human rights. The objective of the Second Summit for Democracy 2023 (SD42) is to underscore the global desire…...

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