PF MP Mwila resigns as Defence Deputy Minister

In an unclear cirmustance, a ruling Patriotic Front Member of Parliament for Chipili Davis Mwila has resigned his Deputy Ministerial position with immediate effect.

Mwila who was one of the two Deputy Ministers at Ministry of Defence resigned but thanked President Michael Sata for giving him an opportunity to serve the country.

Chipili is one of the constituencies in Luapula province of Zambia.

The PF has been rocked with in-fighting as they only clock two years in government. Mwila is also the Chairman of Labour in the ruling party’s Central Committee.

He becomes the first PF MP to resign from government.