Acting President can’t be removed by Cabinet-LAZ

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scottThe Law Association of Zambia(LAZ) has said that Acting President Guy Scott cannot be removed from his Acting position by cabinet through a vote of no confidence, but rather that the removal rest with national Assembly through a two thirds majority.

In a statement released to the media today, LAZ said that cabinet can only initiate the process of removing the acting president on medical grounds by informing the Chief Justice to set up a medical board.

The statement follows the move by 14 PF cabinet Ministers who passed a vote of No confidence in the Acting President Guy Scott.