Zambia’s opposition insincere – Scott

VICE-PRESIDENT Dr Guy Scott says Zambia’s opposition is insincere and is trying to create trouble for the government.

And Vice-President Scott says Zambia is seeking to create opportunities for young Zambians to access affordable mortgages in a bold move designed to reduce the housing deficit in the country.

Vice-President Scott, during a special interview with Joseph Onyango on BBC Focus on Africa, dismissed as noisy, the Zambian opposition who had a habit to rush to the international community, seeking sanctions against the people of Zambia.

“The opposition are insincere”they are trying to create trouble for the government. They have lost support and now want to create a false impression in the eyes of the international community,” he said.

Vice-President Scott said the question of the trial of former president Rupiah Banda was before competent courts of law that would decide the outcome following Parliament’s decision to lift his immunity from prosecution.