About three hundred Forum for Democracy and Development- FDD- member in Namwala district have join the Patriotic Front – PF.
PF Southern Province Chairperson, Lawrence Evans, who welcomed the defectors in Namwala, has urged them to work with President Edgar Lungu in order to develop the area.
Mr. Evans said opposing everything that the government does is detrimental to national development.
And PF Member of the Central Committee, Kebby Mbewe, has attributed the underdevelopment in Namwala district to failure by opposition Members of Parliament to work with the government.
And FDD District Chairperson, Sichipupula Blathwete, said his team has decided to join the PF in order to contribute to the develop the area.