PATRIOTIC Front (PF) Nkana Member of Parliament (MP) Luxon Kazabu was this today (Tuesday) chased by angry residents of Kitwe’s Mindolo township when he went to tour the dilapidated water infrastructure in the area.
Mr Kazabu, who went with Reporters from the public media and Nkana Water Sewerage Company (NWSC) officials, was chased by the residents of BB section in Mindolo township, who told him that he was not their MP because he had lamentably failed to improve their lives.
Mr Kazabu confirmed the incident and said that the residents were merely venting their frustration on him because they have been living in the township which has communal toilets which were constructed by colonialists.
“Yes, that incident happened, but am not shaken because those people were merely venting their frustration on me because they have been living in the township which has communal toilets which were constructed by colonialists.
“They just want to vent their frustration on me, but they should know that am not the one who constructed those communal toilets. I really don’t know what kind of representation they want from me, ” Mr Kazabu said.
Eye witnesses said the situation was bad because the residents could not even give Mr Kazabu time, but chased him.
After realizing that the situation had gotten worse, Mr Kazabu together with NWSC and reporters from the media fled the area for their lives.