Welcoming the defectors was Area Member of parliament for Lusaka Central Constituency,Hon.Margaret Mwanakatwe,Lusaka Central Constituency PF chairman,Ward Councillor and other party officials. The defectors led by former UPND Youth Chairperson,Mupeta Mwale in Bauleni Township explained how himslf and hundreds of others have resolved to work with the ruling party,PF.
He emphasized on how the ruling party through the able leadership of H.E Edgar Chagwa Lungu has shown the people in Lusaka Central and the nation at large that PF is a party for the people and a party that has proven to to steer developmental projects in the constituency and the country. Hon Margaret Mwanakatwe who received the defectors on behalf of the PF party, embraced the defectors,welcomed them and assured them that PF is the place to be and that herself and the PF are ready,willing and able to work with anybody who is ready to Join the ‘boat’. She emphasized on unity,Loyalty and peace for the greater good of the party and the nation.