YALELO Executive Director, Mr.Fisho Mwale announced his plans
to contest the position of Executive Mayor for the City of Lusaka.
“I stand before you today to declare that I am standing for election for the position of Executive Mayor of Lusaka. I further wish to state that I am standing as an Independent candidate with the maximum respect to all the political parties in Zambia. I believe strongly that the new position of executive mayor demands a person who is non-partisan and who will be directly answerable to the residents of the greater city of Lusaka,” Mr Mwale stated. Briefing the Press at the Anglican Cathedral of the Holy Cross this morning.
Mr. Mwale, whose tenure as Lusaka Mayor between 1994 and 1998 saw the conceptualization of Zambia’s first ever shopping mall at Manda Hill and the construction of Lusaka City Market, outlined an ambitious vision to transform the city of Lusaka and place it in its rightful place as one of the most vibrant capitals cities of Africa.
“My vision is to have Lusaka be the most economically viable city of choice that will be providing its residents and visitors alike, a sustainable, safer, healthy living and sociable environment,business and employment, said Mr Mwale.