(ZANIS) First Lady MUTINTA HICHILEMA says the church should lead the way in strengthening partnerships that the country needs in building relations .
Mrs HICHILEMA says music has a unifying effect that unites people from all walks of life and enhances self-esteem at personal level.
The First Lady was speaking today when she officiated at an International Musical Concert organized by the Seventh-Day Adventist Church held at the Mulungushi International Conference Centre in Lusaka.
She stated that the consistent holding of such events underscores the purpose of unity and selfless commitment.
And SDA Woodlands Conference President, DANIEL CHUNGA thanked the First Lady for finding time to attend the musical concert.
Dr. CHUNGA said the Musical concert is being hosted in Zambia for the second time since it started in 2016 in Tanzania.
He said the musical concert has attracted gospel artists and choir groups from countries such as the Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda, Burundi, Tanzania Kenya, Malawi, Zimbabwe and South Africa.
Among the people that accompanied the First Lady were, Zambia National Service Commander, Lieutenant General MALITI SOLOCHI, senior SDA leaders and government officials.