Independent councilor resigns to join PF in Siavonga District
Siavonga , Febraury 20, 2014, ZANIS — Siavonga’s Mulimya ward Independent councilor Dickson Chileke has resigned as a councillor and joined Patriotic Front (PF) party.
Mr. Chileke said being an independent councilor for 2 year has been difficult for him to bring the much desired development in his ward.
He said it was for this reason his decided to resign and join the ruling party which has resources for development.
" As you may be aware that in 2011 general election I stood as an independent councilor and I won.
“ Now I have realized that I cannot bring the much desired development to the people of Mulimya if I do not work with the government in power, “ he said.
He added that he decided to join the ruling Party to enable him to develop the ward saying the ruling party has a good vision for the people of Mulimya ward and the country at large.
Meanwhile PF Savona district secretary Elijah Chital has welcomed Chalice’s decision to join his party.
" We happy to receive Mr. Chalice to our party. This is a sign that our party is growing stronger and stronger in the district," he said.
He said party is willing to work with Chileke in order for him to bring development closer to his people of Mulimya.