Lungu Invites ICC To Probe Opposition Calls for Investigation Into State Violence
The President has asked Justice Minister Given Lubinda to invite the International Criminal Court, Amnesty International and the Human Rights Commission to look into allegations made by the opposition.
Earlier this week an opposition Alliance announced that it would be reporting the President along with others to the international criminal court in the Hague for instigating political violence across Zambia.
Alliance Chairperson Charles named the individuals to be reported to the Hague as President Edgar Lungu, Home Affairs Minister Stephen Kampyongo, PF Secretary General Davies Mwila, Special Assistant to the President for Politics Kaizer Zulu, Presidential spokesperson Amos Chanda, Francis Muchemwa also known as America 2, a PF cadre, Mpange Kachingwe, a PF cadre, Abel Mwale, a PF cadre and Eddie Gowa also a PF cadre.
Amos Chanda has denied all allegations and accused Hichilema