President Edgar Lungu and his running mate, Inonge Wina have successfully filed-in their nominations for the August 11, Presidential election.
This was after the dual swore the affidavit confirming declarations of documents and assets.
Electoral Commission of Zambia -ECZ- Chairperson, Esau Chulu declared that the dual’s nomination successful at exactly 10:10 hours on Thursday.
Justice Chulu says President Lungu and Vice President, Mrs Wina have been validly nominated in the August elections.
He says the declaration follows adequate scrutiny of the dual’s documents.
And President Lungu told supporters that gathered at the Nomination Centre ground that the PF remains committed to the ideals of the late President Michael Sata.
President Lungu said the PF will emerge victorious in the August polls because of its pro-poor policies.
The President said he believes in the unity of purpose hence the need for all those who aspired to various positions to remain united.
President Lungu urged all party members to accept and support all the candidates that have been adopted on the ruling party ticket.
The President said he will continue governing the country under God’s guidance.
Meanwhile, Mrs Wina urged party members to intensify campaigns.