Miles Sampa withdraws his application for adoption as Mayor of Lusaka
LUSAKA Mayor Miles Sampa has withdrawn his application for adoption as mayor in the August 12 General Election.
This is contained in a letter addressed to the Patriotic Front (PF) Lusaka district and provincial committees and copied to the party secretary general, Davies Mwila.
Mr Sampa said his decision comes after wide consultations with his family and friends.
“On March 12 and 16, 2021, I lodged in my application with Lusaka PF District and Provincial offices to re-contest as Mayor of the City of Lusaka in the upcoming August 12, General Elections. I attach herewith a copies of the said application letter for your ease of reference.
After further consultations with my wife, my mother, my children, my sisters, my brothers, my extended family and my friends, I wish to withdraw the aforementioned application forthwith, Mr Sampa said.
He has since asked the party to accordingly consider the application Null and Void hereon