MULONGA WATER & SEWERAGE COMPANY
SINCE 2015, MWSC HAVE BEEN IMPLEMENTING THE ZAMBIA WATER AND SANITATION PROJECT (ZWSP) AND AS PART OF THIS THERE IS A PUSH TO INCREASE COVERAGE AND TO BETTER SERVE THE PERI-URBAN AND LOW INCOME COMMUNITIES.
(L) BORNFACE MWAMELO, DIRECTOR OF FINANCE AT MULONGA WATER & SEWERAGE COMPANY.
Formed in 1998, the Mulonga Water and Sewerage Company (MWSC) is today the primary provider of water utilities to the towns of Chililabombwe, Chingola, and Mufulira in the Copperbelt Province of Zambia. They were established as a corpo24 | SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS MAGAZINE
Bornface Mwamelo, Director of Finance at Mulonga Water and Sewerage Company, speaks to Sustainable Business Magazine about how it has become and will continue to be a premier water utility in Zambia. rate body owned by the municipalities it serves under the Companies Act after the introduction of Water Supply and Sanitation Act Number 28 in 1997 by the Zambian Government. As such it has from the outset been regulated by the National Water and
Sanitation Council (NWASCO). MWSC became operational in 2000. During the past 16 years the company has expanded in line with national development programmes of the Government, taking on the responsibilities of water
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