Political parties to protest against British envoy

The Forum for political parties intends to hold a peaceful demonstration next Monday at the British High Commission in Lusaka.

The demonstration is aimed at protesting against alleged inteference by high commissioner,Tom Carter, in Zambia’s internal affairs.

The parties that form the forum are National democratic party, Zambia Direct Democracy, PUDD and ZADECO.

Forum Chairperson, Edwin Sakala, says the parties have already written to the police, seeking a permit to hold the demonstration.

Mr. Sakala told ZNBC news that parties are not happy with Mr. Carter’s remarks over the acquittal of former President, Frederick Chiluba.

He said the diplomatic community in Zambia must respect the country’s judiciary.

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