President Sata orders arrest and expulsion of protesting UNZA students

President Michael Sata has directed Education Minister John Phiri to expel students protesting against removal of subsidies in fuel and maize.

The Zambian leader has also ordered Police to arrests all the students that are protesting against his government’s decision. He said it was immoral to continue subsidizing fuel and maize at the expense of directing resources to help the majority poor people in rural areas.

He said the people in rural areas lack schools and prper healthcare.

President Sata accused opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema of fanning the protests at UNZA.

He said this when he laid foundation stones at Palabana University.