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Lungu walk sparks uproar


FORMER President Edgar Lungu yesterday almost brought the Lusaka Central Business District to a virtual standstill when he made an impromptu tour, attracting hundreds of enthusiasts who mobbed him complaining about the high cost of living under the UPND government.

Amid shouts of “alebwelelapo,” former President Lungu took time to walk to Soweto Market where he was mobbed by hundreds of traders and onlookers shouting Bunga wadula boss (mealie meal has become too expensive).

After his tour of the Lusaka CBD, Mr Lungu issued a statement in which he expressed shock at how expensive the basic commodities had become under the UPND regime.

“Prices of commodities are indeed very high for ordinary Zambians and something drastic has to be done by those in authority to ensure that our people’s lives are made much more bearable than the current situation CLICK TO READ MORE


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