MMD National Secretary Muhabi Lungu recently disclosed that he has information suggesting that Ms. Siliya is among people spearheading the formation of a breakaway political party.
Ms. Siliya has told Qfm News in a telephone interview that as far as she is concerned the current issue is whether the current MMD leadership of Dr. Nevers Mumba is able to inspire confidence not only to party members but also the general public.
She says the results of the just ended by-elections especially local government elections where the MMD only managed to win one ward out of the 20 vacant seats is a true reflection of the diminishing returns of the former ruling party.
Ms Siliya adds that the MMD’s performance in the Mangango Parliamentary by-election further speaks for itself.
She says this is why she has always maintained that there is total failure in current leadership to transform the former ruling party into a viable opposition party.
Ms Siliya states that the MMD will continue losing elections until the leadership issue is addressed.
( Friday 22nd August 2014 )