ZAMBIANS in the United States of America (USA) over the weekend held a memorial church service in honour of the late President Sata.
Zambians in Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia converged on St Mary’s Seminary where a memorial mass was conducted and presided over by Father Victor Mwanamwambwa.
This is according to a statement issued in Lusaka yesterday by First Secretary for Press and Public Relations at the Zambian Embassy in Washington DC, Patricia Littiya.
Speaking in a homily, Father Shoba Nyambe urged Zambians in the USA to remember what Mr Sata stood for, especially for the poor.And Charge D’Affaires at Zambia’s Embassy in Washington DC, Joseph Chilaizya, commended the Zambian community for holding a remembrance service for President Sata, who will be buried today at Embassy Park.
Mr Chilaizya in his eulogy asked the Zambian community in the USA to emulate President Sata by uniting to develop the country.“President Sata brought unprecedented development in the three years he was in office because he had a heart for the people of Zambia,” he said.
And a leader of the Zambian community and senior pastor of Agape Word Center Church International Nkhosana Chongo called on the Zambian community to be united and to pray for the country.
Some Zambian believe King cobra sold the country to Muzungu or White man ,Zambia is a failed country. Fifty years after kicking out the British, we have a white president! D.efence minister Edgar Lungu was acting president but he has been made to step aside for Scott. According to information received Guy Scott, with the help of Fred M’membe, the owner of Post newspaper, simply told the attorney general to go and tell other ministers that he is now the president. Edgar Lungu has since accepted to step aside. Lungu called a cabinet meeting at 05 hours, all cabinet ministers turned up but Scott was not in attendance. Attorney-General Musa Mwenye went into the meeting last and just announced that Guy Scott has taken over as president. Mwenye was under heavy police escort.