The Patriotic Front says it will go ahead with its campaigns ahead of the August 12 General election.
Former Kabwata Member of Parliament Given Lubinda says President Edgar Lungu filed in his nomination papers with the electoral Commission of Zambia adding that ECZ declared his nomination as valid.
He says President Lungu remains the PF presidential candidate.
Mr. Lubinda was speaking when he featured on ZNBC Sunday Interview anchored by Grevazio Zulu.
And Mr. Lubinda said the decision by the Ministry of Health through Public health and ECZ to ban political rallies was within the confines of the law.
He said the Public Health act empowers the Ministry of Health to come up with regulations that stop the spread of Covid-19.
Mr. Lubinda said ECZ also has powers under the electoral Act to regulate the conduct of elections.
And commenting on why Zambians should vote for President Lungu, Mr. Lubinda said President Lungu is a visionary leader who has what it takes to run the country.
Mr. Lubinda said President Lungu is a democrat with an agenda to better the lives of people without living anyone behind.