Close to 650 individuals have joined The Patriotic Front – PF. The numbers include old members who had left the party between 2014 and 2016 plus new PF members.
The over 650 members from the Rainbow Party-RP, Forum For Democracy and Development- FDD and United Democratic Front- UDF rejoined the party at Buchi Hall in Kitwe today.
The function was graced by district chairman for Kitwe, Christopher Kang’ombe who emphasised the need for unity and reconciliation in fostering victory in 2021. Other visiting chairmen included those from Ndola and Mufulira just to mention a few.
Speaking when receiving the defectors, Member of Central Committee Frank Bwalya urged PF members to welcome back the individuals and new members because thats the only way to win elections.
Former Chimwemwe Constituency MP Mwenya Musenge, MCC Stephen Kainga and PF provincial youth chair for Copperbelt Nathan Chanda all thanked the defectors for choosing to re-join the party.