The United Party for National Development (UPND) is considering going for the national general conference to elect the new party leadership ahead of the 2016 general elections.
UPND Deputy Spokesperson Edwin Lifwekelo has told Qfm News that all that is being awaited is approval from the National Management Committee.
Mr Lifwekelo says if the NMC gives the go ahead to the convention, the party will hold the convention either this year or early next year.
He explains that all elective positions will be up for grabs during the convention.
Mr Lifwekelo says the party wants to instill confidence in the people by going to the convention and elect the new leadership.
Mr. Lifwekelo states that the issue has been pending on the table for quiet sometime now.