United Party for National Development (UPND) President, Hakainde Hichilema, is in Mongu district of Western Province for campaigns ahead of Presidential election slated for January 20, 2015.
Mr Hichilema arrived in Mongu district at Mongu Airport yesterday around 17:30 and proceeded to hold a public rally at Mulambwa Basic School ground.
He was accompanied by MMD Nalikwanda Member of Parliament, Geoffrey Lungwangwa and Alliance for Democracy and Development (ADD) President, Charles Milupi among others.
Mr Hichilema promised the people of Western Province decent and permanent jobs once voted into the office.
And PF Provincial Patriotic Front Chairman Kenneth Namutulo, defected from the ruling party to the UPND.
Mr Namutulo said he had defected from the PF because he had seen that UPND means well for the people of Western Province.
Thousands of UPND supporters turned out in large numbers yesterday at Mulambwa Basic School to drum-up support for UPND President, Hakainde Hichilema.