Ruling Patriotic Front party has scooped the Chilanga seat.
Maria Langa of the PF beat Charmaine Musonda of the UPND by 7226 to 6410
NAREP – 92
UPPZ – 204
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The ruling Patriotic front (PF) has scooped the Chilanga parliamentary by election which was held yesterday.
PF candidate and New Chilanga Member of Member Maria Langa carried the day with 7226 votes while United Party for National Development UPND candidate Charmaine Musonda got 6410 votes.
UPPZ Candidate Francis Kope, managed to get 204 votes with NAREP Candidate Charles Mazabuka only picking up 92 votes.
Chilanga Totaling Centre Returning Officer, Mr. Wilbroad Bwalya, announced the elections after 03:15 hours this morning.
Patriotic Front Deputy Campaign Manager, Japhen Mwakalombe, has described the victory as a testimony that the ruling party will retain power in 2021.