12 Things You Need To Know About The Power Struggle In Zambia

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Written by Keren Mikva
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The former ruling party, the Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD), is also experiencing difficulty choosing a candidate

Rupiah Banda, Zambia’s former president, complicated matters for the Movement for Multiparty Democracy, the former ruling party, when he announced his intention to seek the presidential nomination for his party. Current MMD president Nevers Mumba said he is the sole presidential candidate as backed by the party constitution, and accused Banda of using the “back door” in his attempt to seek the nomination.