President Edgar Lungu is tomorrow expected in Chipata City for a three day visit in Eastern Province to drum up support for PF candidates vying for the July 26th council chairperson elections in five newly created districts.
According to a tentative programme released by Provincial Permanent Secretary Chanda Kasolo, the Head of State is expected to arrive in Chipata, the Provincial capital at 10:30 hours and fly to Lusangazi district where he is expected to woe support for PF candidate William Banda in the forthcoming election.
The following day on Saturday 21st, July 2019, President Lungu is scheduled to fly to Chipangali and later Kasenengwa districts where he will campaign PF candidates, Million Tembo and Saul Zulu, respectively.
President Lungu will next day on Sunday attend a church service at Lumezi Catholic church and later address a public meeting to back PF candidate Clement Mwale before proceeding to Chasefu where he is expected to drum up support for Chimwemwe Banda who is contesting Chasefu council chairmanship on the PF ticket.
The Head of State is expected to return to Lusaka upon conclusion of his programme in Chasefu.