The entire United Party for National Development -UPND- Nakonde District Executive, has defected to the PF.

UPND District Chairperson Charles Sinyangwe led the defectors, who have since joined the PF in Nakonde.

Sinyangwe who led more than 300 other members said the group decided to ditch the UPND, citing lack of leadership in the opposition party.

And former Nakonde Council Chairperson Musingwa Siame and PF Deputy National Mobilisation Chairperson Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba popularly known as GBM, said the PF is attractive due to its developmental agenda.

The two added that the PF under President Edgar Lungu has embarked on developing the country.

The defectors were received by GBM.