By Martha Chikoti
Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) aspirant for Lilongwe City South West has pledged to support women and youths once elected as a Member of Parliament for the constituency.
The aspirant, Scholastica Chidyaonga, said this at a rally on Sunday held at Sese Ground in the constituency.
She said she wants to change the lives of women by introducing small scale businesses so that they can be independent.
“I know that that our children here walk a long distance to go to school due to shortage of schools and this will be my first thing to bring once elected and not forgetting a Health Centre to curb the problems of inadequate of health facilities,”
Chidyaonga explained.She then urged people who gathered at the place to elect her as legislator and DPP leader Peter Mutharika as president so that the party should continue developing this country.
On Saturday, the party also conducted a rally at Chinsapo at Chisomo Ground aimed at encouraging people to vote for the party come May 21.
Speaking at the occasion, Lilongwe City West aspirant Aggrey Masi said that under the leadership of Democratic Progressive Party he has managed to bring developmental projects such as electricity, tarmac roads and concrete bridges and urged people to re-elect him.