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.

  • Zambia:   Kambwili Pleads Not Guilty, Bailed Out

    Times of Zambia, 28 February 2019

    ROAN Member of Parliament (MP) Chishimba Kambwili has pleaded not guilty to the charge of expressing or showing hatred, ridicule or contempt for persons because of race.Meanwhile,… Read more »

Chishimba Kambwili, before he was expelled from the ruling Patriotic Front.

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