Felix Mutati suffers setback in his bid to takeover MMD

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Felix Mutati

Felix Mutati

Shortly after suffering rejection from the Patriotic Front, a severe setback in his bid to take over the leadership of the MMD through the backdoor, the Supreme Court dealt another heavy blow on Felix Mutati as it reaffirmed its verbal ruling made on Friday 29th July, 2016 to overturn the Judge Sikazwe Lusaka High Court ruling which the Felix Mutati clique relied upon to hold a convention in Kabwe where Mutati was imposed unopposed as President of the MMD.

Speaking after the formal delivery of the reading of the written judgement by Supreme Court Judge Nigel Mutuna, MMD National Secretary Reverend Reuben Sambo has said this ruling effectively reverts the party leadeship to the status quo of what obtained before the Judge Sikazwe ruling with Dr. Nevers Mumba and the MMD NEC at the helm of the party.

The Supreme Court has refered the matter back to the Lusaka High Court for determination of the legality of the Convention as it was not part of the appeal to the Supreme Court.

Reverend Sambo has therefore requested the Mutati group to now be magnanimous and return all party assets including all motor vehicles that they wrongly confiscated and were now distributing to unauthorized persons including an independent mayoral candidate. He has also requested the group to vacate the Party Secretariat without further delay.


13 Responses to Felix Mutati suffers setback in his bid to takeover MMD

  1. But kwena ba mutati ci puba he has lost the little respect i had for hime and he will leave to regret especially next week. Dull fella you would have joined the winning team.

    August 4, 2016 at 7:34 am

  2. I had many respect for this man too and he seems to be lost in the political dust …. sorry for him

    Anzeru a Kumawa
    August 4, 2016 at 7:50 am

  3. Someone, please explain to me. Does this now mean Nakachinda and Mutati have been silenced? They have also been very vocal that they are the legal MMD leaders.

    August 4, 2016 at 8:25 am

  4. The man who has finished himself with no direction.

    chisha hamaundu
    August 4, 2016 at 8:35 am

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    August 4, 2016 at 9:02 am

  6. Kumawa we say pawilipawili sipauzililika.Look at his mouth like a dead rat.He has lost it all.I will blame him with his selfish ambitions when Chakolwa returns power and suffering continues.From wise to foolish

    Best Cop
    August 4, 2016 at 9:12 am

  7. Politics of the belly in (need)

    August 4, 2016 at 9:38 am

  8. kekeke..dununa reversed mutati..wajama..lost it all..viva Sekwila

    August 4, 2016 at 10:20 am

  9. Let’s see now what Dickson Jere and Chanda Chimba 3 of the Zambia MisReports will write about this Supreme Court Ruling which puts Dr Mumba as the Legal MMD President.Also,let’s see what Richard Sakala of the Zambia Daily(lies)Nation will write about.You may see that,they may not even write anything to that effect.These are all Rupiah minions and useful i.d.i.o.t.s.Rupiah has been paid K5b,by Lungu,and he’s smiling,when these minions are languishing.

    The MMD Obsever
    August 4, 2016 at 10:46 am

  10. Touch not the anointed ones

    August 4, 2016 at 11:03 am

  11. Teapa the man of god is vindicated

    Brenda Mulenga
    August 4, 2016 at 11:12 am

  12. Mst go to join UPND

    robert sulamoyo jr
    August 4, 2016 at 2:33 pm

  13. This appears as stalemate. Noone can return assets as things stand. Until the high Court decides otherwise Mutati is within his rights to call himself MMD president. But let the court decided on the legitimacy of the convention. Reverand Sambo should not be carried away at this stage. It appears both Mumba and Mutati will spend most of their time in courts of law, which is unfortunate.

    August 4, 2016 at 5:37 pm

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