Patriotic Front president Michael Sata is planning to block the swearing in of the next president saying there is a plot to quickly inaugurate preisdent Rupiah Banda.
Sata has written to the secretary to cabinet asking them to halt preparations for swearing-in ceremony.
He has also written to all elections obsevers of his intention to seek a court injunction to block the swearing in ceremony.
Sata says in his communication that he has information that incumbent president Rupiah Banda will be sworn in quickly after election maybe Wednesday morning.
The Zambian constitution stipulates that a person who wins presidential elections must be sworn in within 24 hours