Vice President Guy Scott has arrived in Chipata to drum up support for the two Patriotic Front (PF) candidates in the fourth coming Kasenengwa and Vubwi parliamentary by-elections in Eastern Province .
Dr. Scott touched down at Chipata Airport at 10:35 aboard a Zambia Air Force (ZAF) plane.
The Vice President is accompanied by his Senior Private Secretary Robert Kamalata and some senior government officials
He was welcomed by Eastern Province Minister Malozo Sichone and other government and party officials.
Dr. Scott is expected to hold a series of public meetings in Kasenengwa and Vubwi constituencies to galvanise support for the PF candidates.
The PF is fielding Gideon Zulu in Kasenengwa and Margret Phiri in Vubwi
The by- elections will be held on September 11, 2014.