Chongwe PF MP Sylvia Masebo has been expelled from the ruling party.
Ms. Masebo has been expelled for misconduct and indiscipline and for bringing the name of the party and that of the party president into disrupt.
Ms. Masebo openly campaigned for an opposition presidential candidate whilst serving a member of the PF.
President Edgar Lungu has since notified Ms. Masebo of her expulsion from the PF in a letter addressed to Ms. Masebo dated 24th February, 2015.
The Speaker of the National Assembly has also been notified of Ms Masebo’s expulsion from the PF.
President Lungu’s letter to Ms. Masebo has been copied to PF Secretary General Davis Chama.
And PF Acting Disciplinary Committee Chairperson Tutwa Ngulube has confirmed Ms. Masebo’s expulsion from the PF in an interview with ZNBC news in Lusaka.