PF Invites Applications For The Engineered By-elections

The ruling Patriotic Front (PF) has invited its members to start sending applications wishing to contest in the four parliamentary by-elections in Mkaika, Malambo, Mulobezi and Petauke Central Constituencies.

PF Secreatary General Wynter Kabimba said all applications should reach the constituency committees by Monday, 22nd July,2013 while interviews will start on wednesday July 24th 2013.

He also advised members to submit their application to respective Constituency Committees with copies to the District and Provincial Committees and the Secretary General.

Kabimba said in statement on Thurday July 18,2013 that the application are only invited from bona fide and registered members of the party.

He said candidates will be requested to pay K100 for the constituency,district, provincial committees and Secretariat respectively.

The Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) has set Friday on 9th August, 2013 as the date for the filling in of nominations while eletions has been set for Thursday, 5th September 2013.