James Thornton, the British High Commissioner spoke at a reception on 24 April to mark Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II Birthday. He said:
The British High Commissioner James Thornton last evening launched the British Chamber of Commerce in Lusaka. Mr Thornton said:
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