Mrs. Masebo advised Mr. Sata not to take political differences in the civic affairs of local councils.
Mrs. Masebo told ZANIS in an interview in Lusaka today that it was unfair for Mr. Sata to threaten dismissal from PF of Lusaka Mayor Susan Nakazwe and other councilors for performing for performing their civic duties.
She said councilors, regardless of political affiliation, are obliged to perform civic duties as stipulated under the local government Act.
She reminded politicians interfering with operations of civic leaders, that regulations governing the local governance system should be respected because they were superior to political party regulations.
Ms Masebo warned that she would not hesitate to suspend local councils that fail to execute their civic duties and hinder national development.
And Ms Masebo disclosed that she has spoken to PF Secretary General Dr. Guy Scott
regarding threats to expel some mayors from the party.