Jump to navigation

Zambia

Rupiah Bwezani Banda

Date of Birth: 13/02/1937
Place of Birth: Gwanda, Southern Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe)


Displaying 101-108 out of 108 results.

Investment and jobs

Zambia's Acting President Rupiah Banda has close ties with the Indian government...


    Vol 1 (AAC) No 10 |
  • CHINA

Li Jinjun

Li met Khumbo Kchali vice-president of Malawi's ruling Democratic Progressive Party Zambia's Acting President Rupiah Banda and Tunisian President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali...


Neighbours undercover

Zambian Vice-President Rupiah Banda who grew up in Zimbabwe and was Foreign Minister under Kenneth Kaunda flew to Harare on 1 August to mend fences between President Levy Mwanawasa (who called Zimbabwe a 'sinking Titanic') and Robert Mugabe...


Succession sagas

Party officials claim that the new Vice-President Rupiah Banda plucked from the formerly ruling United National Independence Party (UNIP) is not committed to the party and want to push him out...


The Titanic sails at dawn

He suffered a minor stroke in April and may leave the day-to-day running of government to his new Vice-President Rupiah Bwezani Banda...

The new Vice-President Rupiah Banda 69 served as Foreign Minister under ex-President Kenneth Kaunda and helped turn Eastern province from its traditional support for Kaunda to the MMD...


Post-KK traumas

The founder's big boots Some known members on the party's Central Committee are Secretary General Sebastian Zulu Rupiah Banda in charge of foreign affairs Mwashikanda Liso for youth affairs and Pickson Chitambala for publicity...


Moses in the wilderness

In KK' s absence party veterans play their own games - Sebastian Zulu UNIP' s Secretary General; Malimba Masheke its Chairman; Professor Patrick Mvunga its Legal Affairs guru; and Rupiah Banda its unpopular Foreign Affairs Chairman who backs Mvungu for the presidency...


Post-coup purge

Kaunda's UNIP is busy with faction-fighting between easterners and westerners while UNIP's Foreign Affairs Spokesman Rupiah Banda has tried without much success to take advantage of Kaunda' s travels abroad...


Displaying 101-108 out of 108 results.