Vice President Inonge Wina has clarified that no District Commissioner has been allowed to campaign in the Mangango by-election in Western Province.
Mrs. Wina says the PF has structures on the ground in the constituency and that the party has continued to gain momentum.
The Vice President was responding to UPND Monze Central Member of Parliament Jack Mwiimbu during the Vice President’s question time toady.
Mr. Mwiimbu wanted to find out what measures Government has put in place to ensure that Civil servants do not participate in campaigns during the Mangango by-election.
Meanwhile the Vice President disclosed that government has released 20 Million Kwacha to finish paying framers that supplied their Maize grain to the Food Reserve Agency-FRA- Under the 2017-2018 Farming Season.
She says the money has been released to ensure that farmers prepare for the 2018-2019 farming season.
Mrs. Wina was responding to Opposition UPND Dundumwezi Member of Parliament Edgar Sing’ombe during the Vice President’s question time in parliament.
Mr. Sing’ombe wanted to know when Government was planning to pay farmers that sold maize to the FRA during the 2017-2018 Farming season.