After spearheading efforts to improve the face of Chingola Constituency, Minister of Energy Mathew Nkhuwa has stepped out of the adoption race for the parliamentary seat due to lack of a full Grade 12 certificate.
His second-born son, Maposa, 38, has stepped in and wants to take over from where his father will leave.
Mr Nkhuwa, who is also a businessman, said in an interview on Thursday that he is not contesting the Chingola seat because he does not meet the requirements.
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Chingola Member of Parliament Mathew Nkhuwa has disclosed that he will not re-contesting his seat in the August 13 polls but will instead support his son.
Nkhuwa who is Energy Minister said he has decided not to re-contest the seat but will support the candidate that will be…learn more