As the Patriotic Front(PF) heads to the National Convention slated for Mulungushi Conference Centre on the 10th and 11th of April, the Patriotic Front has unanimously resolved to endorse President Edgar Lungu’s candidature for the 2021 General Elections.
The General Conference that will be held virtually is expected to elect the party President and members of the Central Committee.
PF Secretary General Hon Davies Mwila announced at a press briefing that the Central Committee of the party has unanimously endorsed President Edgar Chagwa Lungu as its preferred candidate for the position of party President at the forthcoming General Conference.
Mr Mwila, however, says that the decision of the Central Committee does not stop anyone from contesting the position of Party President.
He announced that those wishing to contest for the position of party President should submit their application letters to the party Secretary General from Wednesday, 7th April to Thursday, 8th April 2021 from 08 to 17 hrs.
The PF Secretary General further announced that those interested in contesting for the position of Members of the Central Committee should equally submit their application letters to the President through his office from Monday, 5th April to Thursday 8th April, 2021.