This Agreement is made this eighteenth day of May, between KENNETH DAVID KAUNDA, Prime Minister of Northern Rhodesia of the. Barotseland Agreement of no longer an issue-Kambwili · Sondashi There is no clause in the document above which states Barotseland. The Barotseland Agreement of recognised the Litunga of Barotseland ( Bulozi) for the restoration of the Barotseland Agreement for over four decades.

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Flag Coat of arms. Skip to content Skip to search. It is agreement in the bank. Activists claim Barotseland is now theoretically independent from Zambia, on the basis of the Zambian High Court ruling see below that the Agreement was unilaterally abrogated [25] by Zambia as being null and void see above — i.

AM here wena nja tuwe dog …Was out in da jungle for preparations of da elections…talk u buffon!!!!!!! If you also have an agreementclaim and see if lozis will stand in your way. Was secession a viable alternative? Fighting between the three groups has already surfaced. In another part, bagotseland agreement is empowering the Litunga to have control and powers over matters relating to land, Litungaship, forest, fish etc. Michael, this is a very good observation and reaction agnst this foolish nkoya.

Thank you for your continued interest in our stories! People who are asking to see signatures are being ridiculous.

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At this time it looks like the only way Barotseland would get out of Zambian poverty is to have an autonomous provincial government that would control its economic affairs. The first elections under universal adult suffrage were held in and the big one for Barotse National Council otherwise referred to as the Katengo Legislative Council was held in The Litunga will be a ceremonial position but power will be in the hands of the people of Barotseland through an elected Prime Minister and elected parliamentarians.


Why Barotseland Agreement should not be restored

I meant to say Civilization. Police immediately moved in as protesters gathered in the morning for the protest and dispersed the gathering saying it is illegal. It has given a lot of insight to many people. He appealed to President Rupiah Banda to restore the paramount status of senior Chief Bsrotseland which was revoked by the British Government.

Zambia : Barotseland Agreement Document

However, some people claim that Zambia has violated the Barotseland Agreementand seek independence from Zambia. At least we have learnt some. It is on the basis of the above, that the other tribes do not want to go back in history and have power centralised in the hands of the Barotse princes.

P Lf Majesty’s principal secretary of state for common wealth relations and for the colonies, to signify the approval of her majesty’s government in the united kingdom of the arrangements entered into pf the parties to this agreement and recorded therein.

Archived from the original on 23 April Dec 24, at 3: What is all the agrerment about? Skip to main content. In the days of UNIP, Lozi people were part and parcel of government, indeed some occupied the two most senior posts after the President. Before the advent of European explorers such as David Livingstone the Barotse had no written history, so the history was passed down by word of mouth. How the Barotseland Agreement was abrogated by the Government of Zambia.

By Saleya Kwalombota Barotseland Agreement was a binding instrument concluded with treaty-making power in writing and governed by international law, Under the Vienna Conventions on the Law of Treaties. Ina Barotseland National Council accepted Zambia’s abrogation of the Barotseland Agreementalleging to terminate the treaty by which Ageeement initially joined Zambia.

I can see provisions where it was to be signed but no signature. From what some bloggers have written above, it would seem that there is a rift within the Lozi nation itself.


You chaps questioning the signatures of BA are real dull…do you real think that GRZ can publish a signed copy?? I am lozi and yes i say we respect him because of our customary duties but if he can not fullfil his duties of protector and provider then he can have his Lealui village and will shall have our Barotse land without him. The mixed people of the Western Province of Zambia may have a bone of contention with the Lusaka government here. The BA cannot be used as a basis for causing anarchy and advocating for seccession.

If you sign an agreement then after a few years want to opt out you have to follow the agreed terms of exit. It is entitled, “The Barotseland Agreement “.

During the riot at least two people were left dead while about were arrested, charged with treason and detained Mumbwa Prisons for nine months. Whereas it was proposed that the northern Rhodesia shall become an independent sovereign state to be known as the republic of Zambia. I have gone through this document twice and not seen anywhere, where signatures are appended. Please point me to the critical paragraph,sir….

Nothing solid came out of this agreement. People are really annoyed abt their relatives braotseland custody.

I have googled for months to no avail. Instead they concentrate on calling him names and being derogatory.

It surely belongs to the archives. Section 2 3 of the Act provided as follows:. Why not in a province which was indipendant? I wish you had seen the constitution that is there.

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