Professor  Patrick Loch Otieno Lumumba a renowned Kenyan Law Professor was on the 29th of September deported from Zambia as he arrived Kenneth Kaunda International Airport .

He was invited  to deliver a public lecturer on China-Africa relations  at Eden University titled  “Africa in the age of China influence and global geo-dynamics.”

According to the Chief Government Spokesperson Dora Siliya, Prof. Lumumba was deported because he posed a security threat.

“Govt through immigration dept has denied entry into Zambia of Prof. Patrick Lumumba, a Kenyan national due to security considerations. Immigration is a security wing working with agencies within and beyond Zambia,” Ms Siliya said.

Prof PLO Lumumba has been a vocal critic of China -Africa relationship and pan Africanist who has been promoting good governance.He has previously served as Kenya’s Anti Corruption Chief.

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