ECZ sets June 20 for Feira by-election

PRESIDENT Michael Sata has thanked the people of Kapiri Mposhi for voting for the PF and its candidate Eddie Musonda in the just-ended parliamentary by-election.

And the ECZ has set June 20, 2013 as the date for by-elections in Feira and 11 wards across the country.

The PF on Wednesday scooped the Kapiri Mposhi by-elections while the UPND’s Misheck Mutelo scooped the Lukulu West seat.

He said the PF victory in Kapiri Mposhi and in all the local government by-elections recently held countrywide signified the party’s sustained growth in popularity and acceptability among citizens as the only party with a national make-up and appeal.  

“Our recent victories in districts such as Kaoma, Chavuma, Chasefu, Petauke, Msanzala and many other place; underscores our rapid grassroots progression as a party in various regions nationwide.