PATRIOTIC Front (PF) Petauke Central parliamentary candidate Dora Siliya says she is humbled that the ruling party adopted her to contest the seat in the by-election scheduled for June 30, 2015.
And PF Malambo parliamentary candidate Jack Shuma says the people of Eastern Province have fully embraced President Lungu.
In a posting on her Facebook page, Ms Siliya wrote: “I am excited and full of gratitude to be standing on the Patriotic Front, a party for all Zambians, especially the youth. A party with a future indeed.”
Ms Siliya said she is humbled that once again she is putting herself up for legislative work.
And Mr Shuma said in an interview yesterday that it is clear the people in Eastern Province have “fallen in love” with President Lungu.
“Our President is a very humble and listening man. This is what is attracting people to him,” Mr Shuma said.
He expressed confidence that the PF will emerge victorious in Malambo and even in 2016.