Tourism minister Ronald Chitotela’s naked ambition for PF leadership has divided PF blogs; bloggers on PF most influential youth blogs are bitterly divided amid accusations that some people within were accurately briefing Zambian watchdog. This follows ZWD Stinging revelations about Chitotela’s deployment of of his aides Chanoda Ngwira and Francis Mutale to attack the president and Call for “new” leadership ahead of the PF convention in June.
In a surprising turn of events Chitotela panicked and moved to distance himself from Francis Mutale, who did not mention him in his audio last Friday. It is unclear why only one minister out of 30 and several other top party chiefs did not distance themselves from a stand alone audio of a party member calling on ECL to stand down.
There are ingoing clandestine activities to replace President Edgar Lungu at the convention.