The fundraising committee of the Patriotic Front (PF) in Lusaka Province has budgeted for K5 million meant to support
all the constituencies during the 2016 general elections.
Vice President Inonge Winga said the budgeted funds will be purely used for promoting peaceful elections.
Mrs. Wina noted that this was a demonstration that the PF, which is the ruling party, was once again taking a lead in standing for peace.
She said this in a speech read for her by the Deputy Minister in her office, Lawrence Sichalwe at the PF provincial fundraising cocktail
Saturday evening in Lusaka.
She said the provincial leadership initiative to have the fundraising dinner is a testimony that the party has walked the talk.
Ms. Wina has since called upon all political party leaders in the community to preach peace to their cadres and avoid the temptation of
She said events of the last few weeks must not blind the ruling party from its mandate of develop and protect the country.
Ms. Wina said President Edgar Lungu has continued to demonstrate great resilience in promoting peace hence the need to support him.
The Vice President said the future of Zambia was in the hands of Zambians themselves noting that now is the time that everyone must
rise and defend the call for unity.
And speaking earlier, fundraising committee chairperson Daniel Chisenga said the PF is a peaceful party which strives to walk the