Opposition UPND President Hakainde Hichilema has called on party members to defend themselves when attacked by PF cadres.
Mr. Hichilema said that whenever people are attacked by the PF carders, they too must respond by defending themselves.
He was speaking to Journalists at his New Kasama residence in the wake of the Chilanga loss.
The UPND President said there is nothing to celebrate about a violent election.
Mr Hichilema has thanked his party’s youths for defending themselves whenever they got attacked by the PF carders in Chilanga.
The UPND President said that he is confident that the youths and country at large will stand tall in defense whenever attacked by known PF cadres.
And Mr Hichilema has called on the party members across the country to remain strong and hopeful of a better tomorrow.
The UPND President who used an English idiom that “it’s darker before dawn” stated that this is not the time for party member and the country to tire but look forward.
He also stated that he was confident that Zambians have placed hope in him as a practical economic manager adding that he will not let them down when in government but work round the clock to develop the Nation.