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Vol 57 No 18

Published 9th September 2016


Zambia

Political football claims aide

The sacking of State House Permanent Secretary Emmanuel Chilubanama on 29 August surprised many in Lusaka. Together with fellow State House aide Kaizar Zulu, he had played a crucial role in securing President Edgar Lungu's controversial electoral victory earlier in the month, overseeing the militant Patriotic Front (PF) youths who were accused of intimidating election officers and voters in polling stations in Lusaka and elsewhere.

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