Lessons for our time and the future with Kenneth Kaunda (Zambia’s founding President)
Dr. Kenneth Kaunda’s legacy is transcendent as Zambia’s founding President. What are the lessons for our time and the future?
Dr. Kenneth David Buchizya Kaunda’s legacy transcends social-economic and political life as Zambia’s founding President and leader in Africa’s liberation struggle.
Zambians Together UK; Network of Zambians in the UN Abroad and ZamOxBridge Alumni Network in association with ZASA Magazine celebrate the life and legacy of this noble statesman by bringing together a distinguished panel of experts for a multifaceted exploration topic: “Kenneth Kaunda: Lessons for our time and the future.”
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In looking forward and examining what we can take forward from President Kaunda’s life and times, our distinguished panel will speak to the following sub-themes that largely define his extraordinary legacy:
Servitude and leadership.
Mr. Musa Mwenye S.C., Senior Partner, Mwenye & Mwitwa Advocates, former Solicitor & Attorney General & LAZ President.
The Zambian identity.
Mr. Kalusha Bwalya, Former Zambia Footballer, CAF African Footballer of the year (‘88) & Tourism Ambassador.
Ms. Maureen Lilanda, Award-winning Zambian singer and songwriter.
Heroes and heroines – past, present and those we need to see in the future.
Ms. Chilufya Kapwepwe, Politician, diplomat & women and youth empowerment.
Pan-Africanism in modern day Africa.
Dr. Akashambatwa Mbikusita Lewanika, Zambian politician and businessman.
Dr. Grieve Chelwa, Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute on Race and Political Economy, The New School.
Political dispensation and call to action.
Dr. Sishuwa Sishuwa, Zambian historian and political commentator.
Opening prayer: Bishop Trevor Mwamba / Closing Prayer: Rev. Suzanne Matale