FORMER president Rupiah Banda has urged the people of Katete to vote for President Edgar Lungu in the next week’s polls.
The President said when he greeted people at Mkaika in Katete yesterday that they should turn in large numbers to vote for President Lungu in the elections.
Mr Banda who was accompanied by MMD leader Felix Mutati that people should do what they did last year to vote for Mr Lungu.
“Please do not forget to vote for Mr (Edgar) Lungu in the elections.Please vote for Mr Lungu,”he said.
And President Lungu paid a courtesy call on Paramount Chief Kalonga Gawa Undi of the Chewa people at his palace in Katete.
The President who arrived in the company of First Lady Esther Lungu and his campaign manager Samuel Mukupa.
Meanwhile, President Edgar Lungu has concluded his campaign trail in Eastern Province.
And President Lungu says he is confident of scooping next weeks elections because he is the best Presidential candidate.
The President says he has already outsmart the other eight candidates because of his working track record and people’s acceptance.
President Lungu says the massive reception from the people of eastern province during his campaigns solidifies his pending victory.
The President however urged PF supporters countywide to go in numbers to vote for him and all PF candidates.
President has also disowned independent candidates purporting to have his blessings