Paramount Chief Chitimukulu of the Bemba people says there is remarkable improvement in citizens registering as voters following his civic campaign.

According to the tally done by Zibani Zambia, a total of 428,049 had registered to vote in Northern Province by today morning.

Paramount Chief Chitimukulu says there has been positive response to his calls for eligible citizens to register as voters.

The traditional leader was speaking in a telephone interview today.

The traditional leader however, challenged the media to engage eligible voters on their understanding of the civic duty to register as voters.

Paramount Chief Chitimukulu said the media should play its role in driving the voter registration agenda in the run up to the 2021 General Election.