Zambia Arrests Former President Banda Over Graft

Zambia has arrested its former president Rupiah Banda in connection with a Nigerian oil deal.

He has been accused of stealing more than $11 million during his three years in office.

Zambia arrests former president over oil deal

Rupiah Banda, arrested on graft charges

The Zimbabwe-born Banda says he is a victim of a witch-hunt. He was questioned for three hours before being released on bail. He will appear in court on Tuesday.

His presidential immunity was stripped last week.

True to form, it seems as if Zambia arrests former presidents as a matter of course.

  • Mr_popular

    Democracy working with no fear and leaves no scared cows to roam freely, more like face the music !!!!