Matadi, November 1st, 2021 (CPA).- Prime Minister Jean Michel Sama Lukonde left Matadi on Sunday for Kinshasa, at the end of his two-day working stay in the Kongo-Central province, as part of the execution of the development program at the base of the 145 territories of the country initiated by the Head of State Félix Antoine Tshisekedi Tshilombo. Shortly before leaving Matadi, the head of government chaired an important meeting of the provincial security council in the Kongo Central governorate, before granting a series of hearings to the caucus of national deputies, to the caucus of provincial deputies, to the delegation.
of the Federation of Congo Businesses (FEC) and traditional leaders. He then visited the port of the Société commerciale des transports et des ports (SCTP) and the private port of the company Matadi Gateway travel (MGT), before returning to the capital via Tshimpi airport. Before arriving in Matadi on Saturday evening, the Prime Minister had laid the foundation stone in Songololo for the construction of the « papa Simon Kimbangu » health center,
Laying the foundation stone for the construction of a health center in Songololo in Kongo-Central
Prime Minister Jean-Michel Sama Lukonde proceeded, Saturday in the village of Nsangu za Lemba in the Songololo territory in Kongo-Central, to the laying of the foundation stone for the construction of a health center, as part of the government program central for the development at the base of the 145 territories of the DRC initiated by the Head of State Félix Antoine Tshisekedi Tshilombo.
« The President of the Republic gave me a mandate to launch the construction works of this health center, in memory of Papa Simon Kimbangu« , indicated the Prime Minister, before recalling that during his last visit to Nkamba in September last, the construction of this health center was at the center of his interview with the spiritual leader of the Kimbangist church, Simon Kimbangu Kiangani. This health center, which will bear the name of « Papa Simon Kimbangu », will be erected on land of about 143 hectares belonging to the Kimbanguiste church, in the village of Nsangu za Lemba located 7 km from the center of Songololo in the territory of Songololo.
The ceremony of the laying of the first stone took place after the holding in Kimpese of a meeting of the head of government to kick off this program in this part of the province of Kongo-Central, with in particular the renovation of the Vuzi Nlandu school located in the Madiadia district as well as the rehabilitation of the Kongo dia kati – Sungamene road, one of the 3 sites selected, and the laying of the foundation stone for the drilling of water wells.
National deputies from the Kongo-Central province, members of the central government, the interim provincial governor Justin Luemba Makoso and members of the provincial government, the president of the Provincial Assembly Jean-Claude Vuemba Luzamba and the provincial deputies as well that a large crowd of the jubilant population attended this ceremony. Through this program launched on October 9 in Kenge in the province of Kwango, the central government aims to materialize the vision of the Head of State which is to provide the 145 territories of the country with basic infrastructure, agricultural feeder roads and drinking water supply stations. ACP/