HH gives Nawakwi 24hr ultimate or face him in court
By JOHN SAKALA
UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema has given FDD leader Edith Nawakwi a-24-hour ultimatum to prove her privatisation allegations or face litigation.
According to the letter dated September 2, 2020, if Ms Nawakwi fails to prove her claims within 24 hours, Mr Hichilema is demanding damages of US$ 3 million.
This is according to a letter signed for six law firms representing Mr Hichilema.
“Save as stated in the letter dated September 2, 2020, our client further demands, in view of the pressing nature of this matter, that you address his demands within 24 hours here of, that is to say by no later than Thursday 3rd September 2020, failure which our client will be constrained to take out proceedings before an appropriate forum so as to protect his his interests. Should our client be forced to do this, it will be without further recourse to you and at your cost,” the letter ready in part.