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Rupiah Banda

‘New Mindset Needed for Reforms’

[Lesotho Times] FORMER Zambian President Rupiah Banda says a new political mindset is needed for Basotho to find long-lasting solutions to the country's perennial political challenges through inclusive and broad-based dialogue.

RB Off to China On Special Invite

[Zambia Reports] Fourth Republican president Rupiah Banda yesterday left for China on special invitation from that country's Guizhou Provincial People's Government Vice Governor Lu Yongzheng.

RB Pounds Eastern Province for President Lungu

[Zambia Reports] Fourth Republican president Rupiah Banda addressed five campaign meetings in Chadiza on Sunday making a strong case for an overwhelming vote for incumbent President Edgar Chagwa Lungu. The meetings took place in Zemba, Naviruli and Chi...

2016 Elections – Democracy Hovering On the Precipice

[The Conversation Africa] When Rupiah Banda conceded defeat to Michael Sata in Zambia's 2011 elections, many commentators hailed the peaceful transfer of power as a sign that the country's democracy had matured. Twenty years after ousting the United Na...

RB to Attend U.S Democratic Convention in Penn State

[Zambia Reports] Fourth Republican president Rupiah Banda has left the country to attend the Democratic National Convention at which Hillary Clinton will be confirmed as the party's presidential candidate.

Rupiah Banda Endorses Pres. Lungu

[Zambia Reports] Fourth Republican president Rupiah Banda has endorsed ruling party candidate Edgar Lungu in the August 11 polls.

Prof Francis Chingunta Dies

[Zambia Reports] Former Economic Advisor under the Rupiah Banda regime Professor Francis Chinguta has died.

Mutati Is New MMD President

[Zambia Reports] Former Commerce Minister in the Rupiah Banda administration Felix Mutati has gone through unopposed to become the new MMD President at the on going Party Convention at Mulungushi University in Kabwe.

Nevers Mumba, Rupiah Banda Reconcile

[Times of Zambia] MMD president Nevers Mumba and his predecessor Rupiah Banda have reconciled and pledged to work together in this year's general election.

High Court Stops Cases Against Former President Banda

[Times of Zambia] THE Lusaka High Court yesterday stopped proceedings in a matter where former Republican President Rupiah Banda is charged with two counts of corrupt practices because his immunity has been restored and cannot face prosecution.

Mealie Meal Prices Hiked

[Zambia Reports] When fourth Republican president Rupiah Banda was leaving office after Zambians voted for Patriotic Front's Michael Sata, the price of a 25 kg bag of mealie meal was K35. Today, it's K150. The difference is K115. The price of mealie me...

RB’s Legacy – Infrastructure Development

[Zambia Reports] When all is said and done, fourth Republican president Rupiah Banda will be remember for some major developmental projects he embarked on, one of which is this Zambia National Building Society structure at the heart of Lusaka Central B...

Guy Scott Visited Rb to Plead for Support in 2015, Reveals Dora Siliya

[Zambia Reports] Dora Siliya, the energy minister, has revealed former vice-president Guy Scott was one of the top Patriotic Front members who visited fourth Republican president Rupiah Banda to help the ruling party defeated Hakainde Hichilema's UPND ...