Council Members




Dr. David Nama – Chairman
Chairman of the Standards Council and holder of a Doctorate in Business Administration, Dr. Nama brings vast experience to the ZABS Board of Directors from the private sector. He is the proprietor of six companies under the umbrella of Dana Holdings as well as a member of the Board of Directors at Cetzam Financial Services, Kanike University and Copenhagen University.


Prof. Francis Tembo
Prof. Francis Tembo is the vice Chairman of the Standards Council. Currently, the Executive Director of NASIR, Prof Tembo has expertise in Geology with experience with experience as a Lecturer and Dean of the School of mines and Head of Geology department at the University of Zambia. He has also served as the Director of the Gemstone Processing Center in Ndola.


Mrs. Sonile Musonda
Mrs. Musonda is a holder of a Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering as well as an Msc in Communications Technology and Policy. Currently working as a Lecturer in the School of Engineering, Department of Electrical Engineering at the Copperbelt University, Mrs. Musonda’s pursuits outside of her profession include reading, singing, cooking and travelling.


Mr. Dann Musenge – Councilor
Serving as a member of the Board at the Zambia Federation of Employers as well, Councillor Dann Musenge has in rich background in the public sector. Holder of a Bachelors Degree in Economics and an Msc in Management, Councillor Musenge has served as a Director of Budget in the Ministry of Finance and National Planning, Vice President of the International Social Security, Director General of NAPSA and President of the Zambia Federation of Employers.


Mr. Victor Shitumbanuma – Councilor
With 23 years experience as a researcher and lecturer Mr. Shitumbanuma is a graduate of the University of Zambia and University of Ghant. Currently he is the head of the Soil Science department at the University of Zambia.


Mr. Tobias Mulimbika
Serving as Councilor Alternate to the Ps, Ministry of Commerce Trade and Industry, Mr. Tobias Mulimbika holds an array of qualifications, from BA Econ Agricultural Science, a Masters in Agricultural and Rural development to an MBA. He has over eighteen years experience in the public service.


Mr. Mark O Donnel
Representative of the Zambia Association of Manufacturers on the Standards as well as local Business Tycoon.


Mr. Ashok Oza
Representative of ZACCI on the Standards Council.


Mr. Mischek Nyambose
Representative of Zambia Congress of trade Unions on the Standards Council.


Mr. Peter Lubambo
Representative of Ministry of Local Government and Housing on the Standards Council.


Dr. Edgar Ngoma
Chairman for the marketing and Public Relations Committee.


Mr. Steady Chunga
Representative of Ministry of Finance and National Planning on the Standards Council.


Ms. Elebert Pauline Mwanza Mtonga
Representative of Ministry of Health on the Standards Council.