President Edgar Lungu says PF members who feel they are bigger than the party must leave immediately.
President Lungu says all members are equal and that no one in the party should make others feel inferior.
The President was speaking when he received over 40 defectors from the UPND in Chikankata District.
President Lungu has since directed all party members to reject tribalism and violence.
The President said he detests tribalism and violence and all members must emulate his leadership.
And speaking on behalf of the defectors, former UPND Campaigner in Chikankata, Fred Kasondela said the people in the district will support President Lungu and the PF.
Mr. Kasondela said the people are happy with the development taking place under the PF government.