HH settles for Mutati as running mate- sources

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The UPND president Hakainde Hichilema, who is also the alliance leader has settled for MDC leader Felix Mutati as his running mate in the forthcoming elections set for 12 August 2021.

Mutati will be unveiled at a media briefing this week where an electoral pact will be announced.

Both HH and Mutati were unavailable reported in a meeting when reached for a comment.

Mutati a former Minister will not be working with HH for the first time as he campaigned for the later in the 2015 presidential election.

He heads a faction of the former ruling party MMD. He campaigned for President Lungu in the 2016 elections and landed himself the Finance Ministerial position before being demoted to Works and Supply where he was later fired.


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