Outspoken Kambwili Makes Bail, Loses Zambia Parliament Seat
Opposition party "consultant" Chishimba Kambwili has pleaded not guilty to xenophobia and hate speech after he allegedly accused a foreign worker of stealing local jobs. Now the country's Speaker has declared Kambwili's parliamentary seat vacant, paving the way for a by-election in his Roan Constituency. Kambwili is a vocal critic of President Edgar Lungu.
Chishimba Kambwili, before he was expelled from the ruling Patriotic Front.
Times of Zambia, 28 February 2019
THERE was jubilation in the PF ranks of Parliament yesterday after House Speaker Patrick Matibini announced declared outspoken MP, Chishimba Kambwili 's seat vacant, paving the way… Read more »
Prominent ruling party politician Chishimba Kambwili was arrested for xenophobia and hate speech after he allegedly accused a foreign worker of stealing local jobs. Read more »