Police have so far arrested one PF thug in connection with the murder of the UPND Munali Constituency Chairperson popularly known as Glazier or Ba Shi Bwalya.
Ba Shi Bwalya was brutally murdered in cold blood by some named PF thugs that family members said he was able to identify and named them before they killed him in Mtendere Compound’s Ku ma Plots.
Shi Bwalya was initially an MMD member and later joined the UPND and immediately elected Munali Constitiency Chairperson.
And family members and close friends to Glazier have revealed that there were several instances that their colleague was being attacked by PF thugs.
“Soon after elections, PF thugs savagely attacked his attacked his lodge in Mtendere East because it was used for some UPND campaign meetings. It took UPND president Hakainde Hichilema to offer him financial support to again renovate the lodge. At the time of his death, he was just starting his business again together with his brother a Mr. Mutapa who is a PF supporter from the same family. The brother is currently terribly heartbroken with the incident,” sources said.
And UPND supporters in Lusaka attending the funeral and various forums are mourning their departed colleague with the once popular South Africa Freedom song from Sarafina Muvie.