Northern Province Movement for Multi-Party Democracy (MMD) Information and Publicity Secretary Cephas Bwalya has called on former President Rupiah Banda to support Dr. Nevers Mumba following the Supreme Court’s decision to reinstate Dr. Mumba.
Mr Bwalya said the party in the Province is happy that the confusion in the party has finally come to an end. Mr Bwalya said Mr. Banda should not fight the party.
The Information and Publicity Secretary accused members of parliament in the MMD that are supporting UPND President Hakainde Hichilema of being wrong seeds in the party.Mr. Bwalya further said that the MMD will soon announce nominations for members of parliament to stand in the 2016 Presidential and general elections.
The Supreme Court yesterday ruled that Dr. Nevers Mumba be re-instated as MMD party President and be allowed to contest the Presidential by-election slated for 20th January, 2015.
Meanwhile Movement for Multi-Party Democracy (MMD) leadership in Muchinga Province has welcomed the Supreme Court ruling to allow Dr. Nevers Mumba contest the January 20, 2015 Presidential by-election. Provincial MMD Chairman Frank Bowa said the party in the province is happy with the court ruling to re-instate the embattled party President Dr. Mumba.
Mr. Bowa said the party will now go flat out to campaign for its leader and ensure that he wins the forthcoming Presidential by-election.The Provincial MMD Chairman said the party in the province is still very strong and will give all the participating political parties a good run for their money.
Mr. Bowa has since called on all MMD party loving members to forget about the past and rally behind its leader Dr. Mumba whom he said is destined for State House after the January 20, 2015 Presidential by-election.