PF National Youth Chairman Christopher Kang’ombe has appealed to his fellow parliamentarians to stop voting for motions based on political affiliation. On Wednesday, the National Assembly voted against a private member’s motion moved by Kang’ombe to extend the loan scheme facility to students in private universities. Reacting to the failure of the motion in an interview, Kang’ombe said he was disappointed. “The vote was very disappointing and I’m very convinced that all members of Parliament, including those from UPND, actually agree with me in principle that this motion was meant to deal with a very genuine problem in the constituency. I honestly did not expect anyone to vote against that motion. I think that those who voted against it were voting…...

To continue reading this premium content, login to your account or Subscribe to our ePaper using the buttons below.
Log In Subscribe