· October, 2011

Stories about Zambia from October, 2011

Zambia: Presidential Immunity Must be Limited to the Term of Office

  24 October 2011

Gershom argues that presidential immunity in Zambia must be limited to the term of office: “With the revelations coming out regarding the conduct of Zambia’s immediate former president Rupiah Banda in his three short years in office, it is increasingly becoming necessary for people to demand that Mr Banda be...

Zambia: Netizens Divided Over Sata's Apology to Angola

  24 October 2011

Since he took over as Zambia’s president after the September 20 election, Michael Sata has committed several diplomatic blunders. The biggest talking point is his apology to the Angolan government for former Zambian ruling party MMD's support of the then Angolan rebel movement.

Zambia: Netizens Bay for Ex-President's Blood

  14 October 2011

When Zambia’s defeated president in the September 20 elections, Rupiah Banda said in his farewell speech that he never knowingly abused state funds but simply did what was best for Zambia, what citizens did not know was that the revelations and extent of the alleged abuse would come thick and fast.

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