Munyinda Munukayumbwa (23) incarcerated without bail or trial over facebook post considered seditious by the Zambian regime

MUNYINDA MUNUKAYUMBWA CHARGED WITH SIX COUNTS OF PROMOTING TRIBAL WAR
– As he pleads not guilty to all counts

By Barotseland Broadcasting Network,
Reporter
31st May, 2019

Social Commentator and Barotseland Political Activist Munyinda Munukayumbwa this morning pleaded not guilty to six counts of promoting tribal war, all relating to Facebook postings. Munyinda Munukayumbwa is accused of running Barotseland Watchdog and authoring articles on his Facebook account which according to the police is Promoting Tribal War.

In count one, Munyinda Munukayumbwa is charged with PROMOTING TRIBAL WAR, Contrary to section 46 of the Penal Code Chapter 87 of the laws of Zambia. Particulars of the offence is that Munyinda Munukayumbwa on the 6th March, 2019 in Mongu district of the Western Province of the Republic of Zambia whilst acting together with unknown people without lawful authority did make preparation for carrying on warlike undertaking by a way of circulating on his Facebook account in the names Mohlompehi Munyinda Wa Munukayumbwa an article titled “Real servants are needed at the BRE. The current ones are just followers”

In count two, Munyinda Munukayumbwa is also charged with PROMOTING TRIBAL WAR, Contrary to section 46 of the Penal Code Chapter 87 of the laws of Zambia. Particulars of the offence is that Munyinda Munukayumbwa on the 26th March, 2019 in Mongu district of the Western Province of the Republic of Zambia whilst acting together with unknown people without lawful authority did make preparation for carrying on warlike undertaking by a way of circulating on his Facebook account in the names Mohlompehi Munyinda Wa Munukayumbwa an article titled “Edwin Litunga Lubosi II and his traitors have been dribbled by Edgar Lungu”.

In count three, Munyinda Munukayumbwa is also charged with PROMOTING TRIBAL WAR, Contrary to section 46 of the Penal Code Chapter 87 of the laws of Zambia. Particulars of the offence is that Munyinda Munukayumbwa on the 30th March, 2019 in Mongu district of the Western Province of the Republic of Zambia whilst acting together with unknown people without lawful authority did make preparation for carrying on warlike undertaking by a way of circulating on his Facebook account in the names Barotseland Watchdog an article titled “Barotseland is not western province- Ngambela of Barotseland Mukela Manyando must hear this and perhaps he must go back to the village”.

In count four, Munyinda Munukayumbwa is also charged with PROMOTING TRIBAL WAR, Contrary to section 46 of the Penal Code Chapter 87 of the laws of Zambia. Particulars of the offence is that Munyinda Munukayumbwa on the 9th April, 2019 in Mongu district of the Western Province of the Republic of Zambia whilst acting together with unknown people without lawful authority did make preparation for carrying on warlike undertaking by a way of circulating on his Facebook account in the names Barotseland Watchdog an article titled “Breaking news – Senior Chief Amukena arrested by the Army “.

In count five, Munyinda Munukayumbwa is also charged with PROMOTING TRIBAL WAR, Contrary to section 46 of the Penal Code Chapter 87 of the laws of Zambia. Particulars of the offence is that Munyinda Munukayumbwa on the 17th April, 2019 in Mongu district of the Western Province of the Republic of Zambia whilst acting together with unknown people without lawful authority did make preparation for carrying on warlike undertaking by a way of circulating on his Facebook account in the names Barotseland Watchdog an article titled ” The people of Barotseland defended Litunga Lubosi Imwiko II during the Chonger Commission of inquiry”.

In count six, Munyinda Munukayumbwa is also charged with PROMOTING TRIBAL WAR, Contrary to section 46 of the Penal Code Chapter 87 of the laws of Zambia. Particulars of the offence is that Munyinda Munukayumbwa on the 17th April, 2019 in Mongu district of the Western Province of the Republic of Zambia whilst acting together with unknown people without lawful authority did make preparation for carrying on warlike undertaking by a way of circulating on his Facebook account in the names Barotseland Watchdog an article titled ” Litunga Lubosi Imwiko II and Malozi”

Meanwhile, the Zambia police command in Mongu have disclosed to Barotseland Broadcasting Network (BBN) that the main complainants in Munyinda Munukayumbwa case is the BRE.

Munyinda Munukayumbwa was arrested on 14th May, 2019 by the Zambian oppressive police forces in Mongu and he has been in custody ever since that time until today when he was released on bail.

Meanwhile, in an interview with Munyinda Munukayumbwa this afternoon just after being released from Prison, Munyinda told Barotseland Broadcasting Network that he is ready to meet the BRE in court. He said he will use his trial to expose the BRE.

Munyinda Munukayumbwa’s case has been adjourned to 14th and 28th June 2019 and then 25th and 26th July 2019 for trial.

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