Patriotic Front Spokesperson Given Lubinda has said that Kasama is a PF-UPND pact stronghold and they will certainly carry the day in the by election slated for.
Mr Lubinda said in an interview with ZANIS in Lusaka today that the pact was very strong in Kasama and had majority following.
The Kasama Central seat fell vacant after the resignation of Savior Chishimba about two months ago.
Meanwhile Mr Lubinda has said that the PF-UPND pact will this Sunday select a candidate for next month’s Kasama Central by elections.
He expressed confidence that the candidate to be picked would lead the PF-UPND to victory.
Mr Lubinda also noted that the PF-UPND pact would ensure that no election malpractices take place in the Kasama Central by-elections.
He said to the effect, the PF-UPND pact would put as many of its anti-rigging officers to monitor the by-elections.
He said some of the PF-UPND anti rigging officers have since started training on how best to monitor next month’s elections adding that he was confident that the pact anti-rigging officers would do a commendable job.