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Lungu directs publishing of Barotseland Agreement Act

PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has directed that the Barosteland Agreement of 1964 should be published in the national press by week next. This is because the Head of State wants to have a rational debate among the people of Zambia and … read more »

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Inonge Wina Politicians politicising the Barotseland Agreement

Vice President Inonge Wina has cautioned politicians against politicising the Barotseland Agreement in their pursuit of power. Mrs. Wina says the Barotseland Agreement requires discussion among stakeholders. The Vice President pointed out that President Edgar Lungu has guided that the … read more »

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Litunga backs President Lungu on the Barotse Agreement

THE Litunga of Western Province has backed President Edgar Lungu’s stance that the issue of the Barotseland Agreement of 1964 should be left to the Government and the Barotse Royal Establishment (BRE) to deal with. President Lungu, who is in … read more »

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Barotse ‘rebel’ nabbed

A MEMBER of the Western Province-based group calling itself ‘Newly-Formed Barotseland Liberation Army’ has been arrested by police on grounds of attempting to cause political instability in the region. Inspector General of Police Kakoma Kanganja confirmed the arrest of the … read more »

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Barotse ‘rebels’ warned

PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has warned people attempting to cause political instability in Western Province to discontinue their mission or they will face the wrath of the law. Mr Lungu said the police would not tolerate individuals perpetrating anarchy in any … read more »

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Government has interfered with our Barotse governance system – Infuriated BRE Induna tells High Court

The Lusaka High court was today a hive of colorful activity as Lozi Indunas dressed in their Lizibas and mashushus submitted that the current Mweene Mutondo of the Nkoya is illegally in Office and was wrongly gazetted by the Zambian … read more »

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SACCORD cautions over Barotseland Agreement promises

Political parties taking part in the January 20th presidential election have been cautioned to be careful when making promises pertaining to the Barotseland Agreement. The Southern African Center for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (SACCORD) says political parties should be … read more »

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YES TO HH CAMPAIGN, BUT NO TO BAROTSELAND ISSUE AS ZAMBIAN ELECTION DOOR MAT

The reported response to statement on my facebook page neither addresses nor disagrees with the issue I raised. Instead, it restates the usual personal attacks and misrepresentation of what is said. Mr. Hakainde Hichilema and UPND have my good wish … read more »

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54 Barotse activists walk to freedom

FIFTY-FOUR Barotseland activists who were facing a charge of treason have been set free. Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Mutembo Nchito yesterday entered a nolle prosequi against the remaining 54 activists. There were initially 84 activists held for allegedly agitating … read more »

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