Simusamba released after protesting against Justice Chibesakunda

Opposition UPND Deputy Secretary General Kachunga Simusamba has been released from police custody after he was detained for protesting against Acting Chief Justice Lombe Chibesakunda.
Simusamba who was with Lusaka Province Information and Publicity Chairman Alex Mulenga was detained on Wednesday July 24,2013 at the High Court premises where he had staged a protest against Justice Chibesakunda.
The UPND officials were detained in the holding cells within Lusaka High Court premises but were later released and their charge of conduct likely to cause the breach of peace was dropped.Simusamba in his petition explained that Justice Chibesakunda is above retirement age and her appointment has also been rejected by Parliament.

The UPND official has also stated that the party will not be intimidated in their pursuit to force the Acting Chief Justice to resign.
The UPND, MMD and other other institutions such as the Law Association of Zambia (LAZ) has called for resignation of Justice Chibesakunda.