ECZ set June 20 for Feira by-election

Electoral Commission of Zambia – ECZ has set June 20, 2013 as the date for a by-election in Feira constituency in Eastern province.
ECZ announced in Lusaka that the poll will take place from 6am to 6pm. ECZ Spokesperson Cris Akufuna also said on the same date 11 local government election will take place in different wards following death and resignations.
Akufuna said nominations of aspiring candidates will take place on May 23, 2013.
Feira constituency seat became vacant after area Member of Parliament Patrick Ngoma resigned from opposition MMD to join ruling PF.