BOOK LAUNCH: Book on King Lewanika I of Barotseland to be launched this Friday, 26th May

23 May 2017
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The new book titled KING LEWANIKA I OF BAROTSELAND: A LEGACY OF INDIGENOUS AFRICAN NATIONALISTS by Dr. Akashambatwa Mbikusita-Lewanika is finally being launched this Friday, 26th May, 2017.

The Launch event, perfectly timed to take place immediately after the African Freedom Day Commemorations,  will be hosted by the History Department together with the Historical and Archeological Society of the University of Zambia(UNZA), Great East Road Campus, LUSAKA, on Friday May 26, 2017 at 10:00 Hours.

Accordingly, scholars, students, public servants, political leaders, traditional rulers and other concerned persons ARE herewith INVITED to hear the writer read passages from the books and respond to questions, comments and suggestions AS WELL AS BOOK REVIEWS BY Prof. Bizeck J Phiri and Dr Sishuwa Sushuwa.

Also to be launched by the same author is ZAMBIA: BROKEN PROMISES - BEYOND 'ONE MAN, ONE VOTE', BEHIND 'ONE ZAMBIA, ONE NATION', AND BEHOLD 'THE HOUR HAS COME!'

To grace the occasion as Royal Guest of Honour is the MWENE LUBEMBA CHITIMUKULU KANYANTA-MANGA II of the Bemba speaking people of Zambia.

Books purchased at the event shall be autographed with personal inscription by the author, a Barotseland Prince, Dr. Akashambatwa Mbikusita-Lewanika.

Among those expected in attendance are contributors to the book on King Lewanika I such as; Prof. Sitwala Namwinji Imenda, Dr. Ndangwa Noyoo, John Lilemba, Michael Mutungulu Wanga, Muleta Kalaluka, Saleya Kwalombota and Sibeta Mundia.

Here below is the author and editor’s personal invitation:

You are invited to attend, and to invite others to attend, a two-in-One Friday, May 26, 2017 book launch and signing event hosted by History Department at the University of Zambia.

The first book is KING LEWANIKA I OF BAROTSELAND: A LEGACY OF INDIGENOUS AFRICAN NATIONALISTS.

The second book is ZAMBIA: BROKEN PROMISES - BEYOND 'ONE MAN, ONE VOTE', BEHIND 'ONE ZAMBIA, ONE NATION', AND BEHOLD 'THE HOUR HAS COME!'

Remember: "NOT TO KNOW IS BAD, NOT WISH TO KNOW IS WORSE"

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