National Unity Platform president Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu has disclosed that his efforts to attend the new Zambia’s president inauguration have been frustrated despite receiving an invite.
Zambia’s new president,Hakainde Hichilema was yesterday(24th.August.2021) afternoon sworn in to officially take office from outgoing president, Edgar Chagwa Lungu in a colourful event in Lusaka.
The NUP leader, who has always called Hichilema his close ally, was a no show, despite claiming earlier that he would attend the swearing in.
In a Facebook post, Kyagulanyi who did not reveal who frustrated his travels said that his efforts to attend the event were frustrated although he had received his invitation.
Kyagulanyi congratulated the people of Zambia for “showing the way” and said it is now a duty of this generation to ensure the peaceful transitions become normal in Africa.
The NUP leader also congratulated the now former president Lungu, for the character he expressed to graciously accept defeat. END.