Five Political parties have successfully filed in their nominations for the Bahati Parliamentary by-election.
The five candidates are from the Patriotic Front -PF-, United Party for National Development-UPND- and Forum for Democracy and Development-FDD-.
Others are United Prosperous and Peaceful Zambia-UPPZ- and People’s Alliance for Change-PAC-.
And all the candidates have expressed optimism that they will scoop the April 11, by-election.
The PF’s candidate is Charles Chalwe, while PAC has Isaac Lukwesa with the UPND fielding Justine Bwalya.
The UPPZ has fielded Clement Mwila while the FDD candidate is Emmanuel Chanshi.
The Bahati nominations closed at 15 hours.