FORMER defence minister George Mpombo says Chief Government Spokesperson Chushi Kasanda cannot cite people’s freedom of movement as a UPND achievement, as the said liberty is enshrined in the Bill of Rights. And Mpombo says the piecemeal constitutional amendments, such as the abolishment of the Criminal Defamation of the President, is like tinkering around the edges. Commenting on Kasanda’s statement that even if the UPND had not done anything else, just giving people freedom was more than enough, Mpombo argued that such reasoning was illogical. “What Hon Kasanda has said is what they refer to in Nigeria as ‘standing logic on its head’. It amounts to cheap political tintinnabulation. People elect governments to improve their economic lot and change the…...

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