Rupiah Banda

 
Turncoat Banda upsets Zambian politics
Turncoat Banda upsets Zambian politics
Judging by the local and social media in Zambia, one would think former president Rupiah Banda was running for the presidency in the January 20...
Zambia police beat opposition party activists
Zambia police beat opposition party activists
Zambian police on Monday used batons and teargas on a crowd of opposition activists gathered outside a police station in the capital where their...
Banda's son 'pocketed R5m' in Zambia-Nigeria oil deal
Banda's son 'pocketed R5m' in Zambia-Nigeria oil deal
Banda (75) is facing a charge of abusing his authority while head of state between 2008 and 2011. Henry Banda has been on the Zambian police’s wanted list since 2011, when he fled Zambia after police asked him to submit to questioning in connection with unspecified...
Fugitive Banda accused of siphoning oil millions
Fugitive Banda accused of siphoning oil millions
He was named in court documents as a key figure in an allegedly corrupt oil deal worth $2.5-million with Nigeria's Sarb Energy Limited.
Zambia's Banda rearrested for corruption
Zambia's Banda rearrested for corruption
"The former president, Rupiah Banda has today been formally charged and arrested in connection with nine light trucks, which he received from...
Zambia's ex-president to go on trial over oil deal
Zambia's ex-president to go on trial over oil deal
Banda, who ruled Zambia from 2008 to 2011, when he lost to Michael Sata, last week pleaded not guilty to sealing the crude oil contract to benefit...
Zambia: Gunning for the ex-president creates climate of unease
Zambia: Gunning for the ex-president creates climate of unease
The country's second president, Frederick Chiluba, who died in 2011, spent most of his retirement defending himself from criminal and civil...
Former first son 'cannot go home'
Former first son 'cannot go home'
The son of former Zambian president Rupiah Banda this week told the Mail & Guardian that he could not return to Zambia because there was...
Fugitive Banda son in South Africa
Fugitive Banda son in South Africa
The fugitive son of Rupiah Banda, Zambia's fourth president, has permanent residence in South Africa, where he enjoys business connections despite...
Zambian VIPs choose SA doctors
Zambian VIPs choose SA doctors
Zambian leaders, including President Michael Sata, have flocked to South Africa for medical treatment at government expense, prompting a leading...
Zambia's Banda slams dissolution of his party
Zambia's Banda slams dissolution of his party
Zambian ex-president Rupiah Banda said on Thursday the dissolution of his former ruling Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMP) was a mistake that...
I'm allergic to corruption, says Zambia's Sata
I'm allergic to corruption, says Zambia's Sata
Zambia's new President Michael Sata on Friday said he wanted to draft a new Constitution by the end of the year as part of his drive to weed out...

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