Government lauded for promotion of media freedom.
The Independent Churches of Zambia (ICOZ) has commended the PF government's policy of promoting media freedom in the country.
ICOZ board chairperson David Masupa says the government has also shown commitment to ensure that the country has a Freedom of Information Law in place.
Reverend Masupa notes that efforts aimed at making the media independent need to be supported saying an independent media is one of the strong pillars of democracy.
He also observed that under the PF government, the Media is being given better treatment.
The clergy observes that having a free press in the country will guarantee the public access to quality and objective information.
Reverend Masupa has since advised the PF government not to tolerate its officials who may be planning to impede operations of the media in the country.
Reverend Masupa was speaking to QFM news in an interview.