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Courtesy of Barotseland Watchdog (BWD)

INTELLIGENCE REPORT AS DISCLOSED BY A SENIOR BAROTSE ROYAL ESTABLISHMENT (BRE) INDUNA FROM LIMULUNGA

Author: Senior Intelligence Officer

Date: 30/11/2015

BWD: Mun’gaka, I have come as arranged with you. The people of Barotseland are happy that they still have people like you ready to share information of what is happening inside the BRE. I want to assure you that your identity will remain hidden.

SENIOR INDUNA: I trust you, “nja ye libelezi”……hahahahahaha…… “mwa kataza mina”

BWD: Mun’gaka the people of Barotseland are troubled they want their country….(interjected)

SENIOR INDUNA: Naziba mwanaka, litaba ze litata. Kono mutiye mu lwanele naha yaluna luna lumwa butata.

BWD: Mushemi, on behalf of BWD, I would like to thank you for according me this chance to discuss with you sensitive issues which concern the future of our Nation Barotseland. I know you are busy and will do this quickly since you have other commitments also…..(interjected)

SENIOR INDUNA: Mwanaka, hona cwalo, lueze kaubebe kuli batu basike ba nahana zenata, lwa talimwelwa zazi ni zazi.

BWD: Mushemi, people of Barotseland have decided not to recognise Lubosi Imwiko as the Litunga of Barotseland. They have made several calls that he be dethroned for going against the wishes of the people to have total independence from Zambia. The people of Barotseland no longer want him. How is he coping up with these calls?

SENIOR INDUNA: Protection: Isheeea……kaiyi, Mwanaka, Lubosi is a stubborn man. He is very much aware that the people do not want him, but he does not care. He even says that when a Rhino is grazing the flies cannot stop it from grazing. For him the people of Barotseland are like flies. Sometimes he gets worried and he even fails to sleep, his BP would go high. What consoles him is that President Lungu is with him and he has assured him of 100% protection from the people of Barotseland. The only person he fears is Imikendu, otherwise he is an I don’t care type of a person.

BWD: What is he planning next since you say he is stubborn?

SENIOR INDUNA: Ha,ha, ha, ha,ha…. (Laughing)… Mwanaka, Lubosi is unshakable, he has a strong heart. A person who can insult an old person like me! We are just there to preserve the tradition. That is all.

BWD: You have not told me what he is planning next?

SENIOR INDUNA: The plan of Lubosi is to go for Barotseland Restoration. He does not believe in the self determination issue. The restoration is going to happen so soon. He is working heavily. At the moment they are designing references to start dialogue. Everything will soon be done. We expect to start dialogue in January, 2016. We will be very busy in January. Edgar Lungu and Lubosi know the time table of action mwanaka. We will not go beyond February 2016 since Edgar also wants to get votes from here.

BWD: Why are the BRE Indunas failing to stand with the people and who will be invited for the dialogue?

SENIOR INDUNA: Mwanaka, you can’t stand against Lubosi, just look at how many people have been fired from BRE! Mwanaka, Lubosi does not have ‘brakes’; he fired even the people whom Tradition protects. I won’t say much on this because I know that you know that Mulena ‘yo utata.’ When the Restoration dialogue starts they are people we have chosen already who will come from Linyungandambo, BNFA, Mileng’i, Civil Organisations, the Church, and others youthful groups where Muyunda Makala belongs. Lubosi will not accept that Sinyinda to come, he is enemy number one.

BWD: What of International organisations?

SENIOR INDUNA: The Litunga is in contact with AU, they often call him and he has their support. That is why you will not hear of the judgment from Banjul anytime soon. By the time you want to hear the judgment the restoration would have already taken place. Once restoration is done many people will turn around. Many activists will be lost as to what to do since they will be lonely. Some groups are now being formed in the villages to support restoration. BRE is working.

BWD: Mushemi, the BNC Resolutions of 2012 were not for the restoration but for Independence. Going against them would result in a conflict. In view of this, what are the possibilities of the BRE starting the process of dethronement of Edwin Lubosi Imwiko?

SENIOR INDUNA: Dethronement! Hahahahahaha………. You are joking you. This man is protected by the state (Zambia) security. Anyone who will try that will be arrested and thrown into prison. Bulena bwa Silozi bu fetuhile mwanaka. Dethronement was possible in the past, not now. Lubosi does not want the BNC Resolutions for one reason, “sharing of power.” Your Constructional Monarchy means power is shared. Lubosi wants total monarchy. BRE cannot accept the sharing of power with anyone. Even now they are already celebrating because everything will be in their hands.

BWD: Mushemi, will Inyambo accept this restoration?

SENIOR INDUNA: That one is strong hearted also. He loves to do what the people want, so we know already as BRE that he will not support Restoration. Kono Lubosi has a plan on how to deal with him. Mwanaka, some International Organisations have already been convinced by Lubosi. They are now in full support of the BRE and Lubosi. Britain is fully supporting the issue of Restoration.

BWD: Is there any information you would like to pass to the people of Barotseland?

SENIOR INDUNA: Yes, Malozi, please know that by January/February BRE will be controlling everything. All Government departments will be reporting to the Litunga. Lubosi will soon install a Ngambela. He was thinking of getting Bo Charles Mututwa, he even called him at the palace. For now know also that BRE is secretly sensitizing people across some villages. The activists will just wake up one day and discover everything is perfectly done. It will be sad for me and others, but others they will be happy.

BWD: Thank you so much for sharing this information.

SENIOR INDUNA: You are most welcome mwanaka. Uzamaye sinde.

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Join us for a tour of SEEDS in Mongu, Barotseland. This video was taken in April 2014 and shows the start of our resource garden and tree nursery with pictures of our first harvest in August 2014.

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A newly created face book profile in the name of ‘Moowa Zambwe’ stunned many Barotse facebook lovers keen on getting the latest news on Barotseland.
Although we cannot verify the authenticity of this profile created a couple of days ago, Moowa Zambwe is purporting to be the Barotse Royal Establishment (BRE)’s Induna Katema. Induna Katema is a high ranking position in the BRE hierarchy, and in the absence of Ngambela and Induna Kalonga (which position has since been filled last week), Moowa Zambwe in his capacity as Induna Katema was operating as the BRE’s official spokesperson.

What is stunning, however, is his apparent change of tone towards the embattled Litunga Lubosi Imwiko II. Previously, as recent as last week, Moowa Zambwe was a great ‘pain’ to Barotseland independence advocates who he called ‘secessionists’ that were breaking the Zambian law. He spoke in favor of the Litunga and against all those advocating for Barotseland independence from Zambia.

If indeed this is the real Moowa Zambwe who is serving as Induna Katema, what does this mean to BRE and Barotseland? However, we have since launched an inquiry to verify whether this is indeed Moowa Zambwe or just an impostor.

Meanwhile, in the first post on his purported face book  profile, Moowa Zambwe, stunned the Barotse with the revelation that Lubosi (Imwiko II) was very stubborn and further urged Malozi to find a better solution to eliminate him (Imwiko II) as even them (BRE) were allegedly in trouble because of Lubosi’s much love for money.

Moowa in his posts has emphasized that he is speaking in his own individual capacity as a Barotseland citizen and not in his capacity as Induna Katema.

See here below and the immediate response the post attracted:

MOOWA ZAMBWE

Posted 17 hrs ago

“lubosi is stubborn malozi i urge you to find a better solution to eliminate him even us here we are in trouble this man loves to much money.”

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MUYANGWA MUNGWALUKO: is this zambwe I know or not coz this is not how I know zambwe
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MOOWA ZAMBWE: am the one whom you know am express my views as citizen of barotseland not as induna
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BAROTSELAND INAFRICA: I was thinking maybe you are Induna Katema. But the profile picture is for him.
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MUYANGWA MUNGWALUKO: uuuuuh moowa zambwe induna katema
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CHRIS LUBASI LUZONGO KALALUKA: What guarantee do we have that what you are speaking is the undiluted truth? How should we believe what you are saying, owing to the fact that you are an (and his) Induna? Moowa Zambwe
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MOOWA ZAMBWE

Posted 17 hrs ago

“Malozi find a better way to chase Lubosi is traitor.”

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MOOWA ZAMBWE

Posted 13 hrs ago  

“lubosi traveled to maoyo to meet inonge wina and among other issue they discussed is how to manipulate people on way we will do pre dialogue with the concerned parties”

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Chris Lubasi Luzongo Kalaluka likes this.

COMMENTS
 
BAROTSELAND MUMBELA: The BNC resolutions are final, no secret dialogue will change that, &the barotse imilemas wont accept that. Lubosi & u indunas must go because u have failed the people of barotseland, the people of barotseland want total independence & nothing else. Barotzish Watchdog Barotseland InAfrica Ndate Neta Barotzish Citizen Lewanika Notulu Sibeta Mundia Nyambe Namushi Samuel Kalimukwa Bulozi London Bulozi Nahayaluna Linyungandambo Barotseland Bulozi Kwabunde Nyambe

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BAROTSELAND INAFRICA: When?
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CHRIS LUBASI LUZONGO KALALUKA: Aha! I like this: your coming out in the open Mushemi is very timely and commendable at the same time. Though your Kaunda-created BRE is nolonger a great deal to the struggle, it is important for people like you TO ALWAYS COME OUT CLEAN BY DISTANCING YOURSELF FROM THESE TREASONABLE ACTIVITIES BY THE LITUNGASHIP AND EMPTY BRE. If you will be briefing us on any private deals by Edwin Lubosi Imwiko, then we will spare you from the measures we are about to met on BRE and the Zambia-sponsored Litunga.
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KWALOMBOTA SALEYA: A disgraceful Litunga of the century, how can a King leave his palace and take a private journey" not official" to travel to meet any envoy of a country that tirelessly worked to diminish his status to that of Zambian chiefs! Lubosi has revolted against the system and tradition of our long founded monarch as such has committed treason and no mercy on Him. As people of Barotseland we are determined and very sure that very soon the treacherous Litunga will be dealt with for all and bring sanity in our Litungaship under independent Barotseland. One man can not turn himself into a dictator and think he is above the board, soon and very soon he will be dealt with completely and will have no legitimate anymore. Moreover, the man is a reject and has lost legitimacy. He is a total imposter.
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After their release from Kaoma, Senanga and Mongu prisons respectively the three Barotse National Youth League leaders Boris Muziba Muziba, Nayoto Mwenda and Skwiz Sikwibele Wasilota have now reunited once again.

 

Boris Muziba Muziba and Nayoto Mwenda
Boris Muziba Muziba and Nayoto Mwenda

 

 

Muziba, Nayoto, Skwiz and sympathizers
Muziba, Nayoto, Skwiz and sympathizers

 

 

Muziba having quick lunch with other activists in Kaoma after release
Muziba having quick lunch with other activists in Kaoma after release

 

 

Skwiz, Muziba, Nayoto and family members
Skwiz, Muziba, Nayoto and family members

 

 

Nayoto Mwenda
Nayoto Mwenda

 

MUKITI WA COLISO KI MUKITI WA BUTOKWA KU MULOZI KAUFELA. KI NAKO YA KUTA BELA MUN'ALUNA NI KUMUFUYOLA KULI HAZAMAISE HANDE BANA BA HAE.

KONO ESHE COLISO YA MUNOMWAHA KIYA BO LUNGU NI LUBOSI KULI BA EKEZE KUMI UZWEZA MINA MALOZI. LUNGU USWELI KULIFA KAONGOLO KA NYAMBE MALI AMANG'ATA NG'ATA ILI KULI TABA YA MINA YA TUKULUHO I LIBALWE.

LWA MIKUPA KA NAMA YE BUTUKU KULI MUSIKE MWA ZWELA KWA COLISO YA BO LUNGU NI LUBOSI

HAMU ITEMUNE BUNJEBWE BO BUMWA BULOZI. HA MUBONE MOLU LWAHAKELWA NI KU TAMIWA LUSA BULELI KU BULAIWA KI MA POKOLA BA LUNGU.

KACENU LE LUBINE NI LUNGU? BATILI. HALU SWALISANENI LUNGE TUKULUHO YA LUNA.

LITUNGA NI LYETU.

Written by concerned maLozi to all maLozi across Bulozi.

This video footage is about the three Barotseland Nationals and members of the Barotseland National Youth League (BNYL) who are now serving 3 year jail sentences in Zambian prison for having written a private letter to the former Ngambela Mr. Clement Wainyae Sinyinda about Barotseland Independence related matters.

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