His spokesman Amos Chanda says Lungu will be in Siavonga tomorrow to hold public rallies. Coincidentally, the girl who was murdered by police at Lungu’s orders on Friday will be buried in Siavonga during the same period.
State House sources say Lungu wants to show the mourning people that he is president that is why while they will be mourning, he will be politicking in the region.
July 9, 2016.– STATE House has announced that His Excellency Mr. Edgar Chagwa Lungu President of the Republic of Zambia will on Sunday 10th July 2016 travel to Siavonga and Chirundu to hold public meetings.
At 12hrs the President will address a rally in Siavonga and at 15hrs the President will proceed to Chirundu and later return to Lusaka.
The party leadership in the two districts are hereby advised accordingly.
In the photo, the murdered girl with her classmates in Siavonga in 2014.