NRP to support PF in Mpongwe/ Livingstone By-elections

The National Restoration Party (NRP) has disclosed that they will not fill in

NRP president Cosmo Mumba

NRP president Cosmo Mumba

candidates for the Livingstone and Mpongwe by elections but will support PF.

NRP President Cosmo Mumba says his party is not popular in both constituencies hence the decision to support the popular party.

Mumba says his party has decided to support the Patriotic Front (PF) in both constituencies.

He said his party has vowed to support the PF so that they have much needed representation in Parliament so that President Michael Sata continues to implement good policies.

Speaking during a press briefing c Mumba also disclosed that his party will only filled in a candidate for the local government elections in Kanyama.

Meanwhile, Mumba has noted that the opposition political parties should form a consortium that would provide checks and balances to the current government.

He implored all opposition political party leaders to provide constructive criticism to the government of the day if development is to be attained in the country.

Mumba has since called on political party leaders in the country to bury their differences and put the interest of the Zambian people first.