By JOHN SAKALA
The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has endorsed Chishimba Kambwili as its party president.
And Mr Kambwili has accepted his endorsement as the leader of the NDC.
Meanwhile, Mr Kambwili has dropped Mwenya Musenge as NDC secretary General.
Mr Musenge now becomes Member of the Central Committee in charge of Chiefs and Traditional Affairs.
The NDC President has since warned media houses to stop quoting Mr Musenge as party SG.
Meanwhile, Dr Kambwili has also dropped party chairperson in charge of elections Ackson Simwezya.
Mr Simwezya has been replaced by Menyani Zulu.
Mr Kambwili has also appointed newly elected Roan lawmaker Joseph Chishala as the Member of the Central Committee in charge of labor.
Jackson Kaonga has moved to Agriculture from Tourism.
Professor Muyenga Attanga has also been moved from Higher Education to Mines.
Misheck Moyo has moved to Information and Broadcasting where as Saboi Imboela is now NDC Spokesperson.
And Mr Kambwili said the NDC will not participate in the National dialogue process that opens next week.
Meanwhile, NDC vice president Joseph Akafumba said Mr Kambwili is the sole NDC presidential candidate for 2021.
Mr Akafumba said the decision to endorse Mr Kambwili as President was arrived at today during a central committee meeting.
The meeting was held at the NDC Secretariat today.
And MrKambwili has since appointed Bridget Attanga as NDC Secretary General.