The Zambia National Students Union has asked the Constitutional Court to declare Higher Education Minister Professor Nkandu Luo’s intentions to disband students unions illegal, null and void. In his petition in which Prof Luo and the Attorney General were cited as first and second respondents, ZANASU secretary general Wickson Mwenya students had not taken kindly to Prof Luo’s pronouncements. “The entire membership of the Zambian National Students Union has taken issue with the 1st Respondents threats and declarations which have been widely publicized in both the print and electronic media, calling it unconstitutional as they view it to interfere with their right to freedom of expression, association and assembly. The ZANASU membership regards the 1st Respondents threats and intended action…...

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