Nevers Mumba promises never to abandon the MMD.
Newly elected MMD president Nevers Mumba has promised party members that he will never abandon them.
Dr. Mumba says he is aware of the huge task ahead of him in presiding over the affairs of the former ruling party.
He says he will ensure that he works on uniting the party in readiness for the 2016 elections.
Dr. Mumba has thanked members of the MMD and other people that rallied behind him through votes and endorsements.
He says the former ruling party will continue providing checks and balances and ensure that the current government remains accountable to the people of Zambia.
Dr. Mumba has called on MMD members to ensure that the party is strengthened at all levels.