The National Democratic Congress or NDC in Northern Province has adopted John Mulenga as a candidate for the forthcoming Lupososhi Council Chairperson by election slated for 20thNovember 2018.
NDC Provincial Chairperson, Godfrey Bwalya has confirmed the development.
Mr Bwalya is confident that Mr Mulenga will win the election as he is on the ground and people have confidence in him.
The Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) has set November 20th as the date on which to hold Parliamentary by-elections in Mangango and Council Chairperson’s election for Lupososhi district.
On the same date, the Commission will also conduct four Local Government by-elections in Chisanga ward of Ngabwe, Lusinde Ward of Petauke District, Nkhanka Ward in Chama District and Tumvwanganai Ward of Solwezi district.