Republican Vice President of Zambia Mrs Inonge Mutukwa Wina has applauded both the Patriotic Front and the United Party for National Development youths for coming to a peace agreement run up to the by elections slated for July 26, 2017
Mrs Wina stated however that the news coming out of Kanyama ward in Mwinilunga district of North Western Province about an incident where UPND members where shooting in the air, was saddening .
The Veep has urged the leadership of the UPND to send a strong message to their members to desist from such acts of criminality. She stated that the matter was being investigated by law enforcement officials.
“The UPND Members must be told that here in Lusaka, we have made peace and that we want to continue to maintain that peace,” She said.
And the Vice President has urged all PF members to continue campaigning vigorously for their candidate Mr Sampa so that he can win the election with a landslide on the 26th of July.
And PF Mayoral Candidate Mr Miles Sampa took time to Present the social contract to the Veep which he signed to represent the people of Lusaka on behalf of the President and the Party, stating that it was not Miles Sampa but the entire leadership of the Party and government whose vision he would be representing and implementing once voted into office by the People of Lusaka.
Mr Sampa asked the People of Lusaka to vote for him because he was determined to ensure that all the residents got full benefits of having a functional Council which would provide them with very good services for the betterment of their day to day lives. He Promised to do his level best for the People of Lusaka and that he would not disappoint them once they entrusted him with their vote.
Voting in the Mayoral by elections will take place on the 26th of July 2018