Cabinet has assured the nation that the account for the National House of Prayer is still in existence.

Deputy secretary to the cabinet Christopher Mvunga has clarified that the account has continued to accumulate funds with over 1 million kwacha raised towards the building of the National house of prayer.

Speaking during the ground breaking ceremony of the National House of prayer in Lusaka today, Mr Mvunga further assured that the funds towards the construction of the National house of prayer are been been handled with effective accountability and Transparency.

He was speaking in a speech read on his behalf by Ministry of National Guidance and Religious director of Finance Mary Namusokwe.

And Minister of National Guidance and Religious Affairs Godfridah Sumaili has since appealed to members of the general citizenry to continue to contribute towards the construction of the National House of Prayer.