Mpika constituency aspiring candidate, Francis Kapyanga has urged Patriotic Front (PF) members to remain united and ensure that President Edgar Lungu wins the coming general elections.
Mr. Kapyanga was speaking yesterday when he addressed scores of Mpika residents who had gathered to welcome him on his return from Lusaka.
He said it was important for party members to work together in an effort to secure victory for the party.
“Let us work together and ensure that we bring out the developmental projects that have been implemented under the Patriotic Front government,” he said.
Mr. Kapyanga said he was willing to work with those candidates who were not adopted and is ready to learn from them
And Muchinga Province PF youth and information secretary Steven Mulenda said victory will be achieved once the party is united.
Mr. Mulenda has meanwhile urged the youths in Mpika to work well with the adopted candidates so that victory can be achieved.
“Let us work with our fellow youth, the adopted candidate for Member of Parliament as he needs our support more,” said Mr. Mulenda.
Meanwhile a resident, Ms Dorothy Mumbai has thanked President Lungu for adopting a youth to contest as MP in Mpika constituency.
Ms. Mumbai said that this will entail youth representation in parliament.