Anderson Mazoka

Zambian politician (1943-2006)

Anderson K. Mazoka (22 March 1943 – 24 May 2006) was a Zambian politician. He was previously President of the United Party for National Development (UPND). UPND is a big opposition party.

Anderson Mazoka
Anderson Mazoka

(1943-03-22)22 March 1943
Died24 May 2006(2006-05-24) (aged 63)
Political partyUPND (1998–2006)
Spouse(s)Mutinta Christine Mazoka (?-2006)
Children3 including Mutinta

Life change

Mazoka was born in Monze. He went to Union College. He graduated in 1969.[1]

In the presidential election on 27 December 2001, he finished second. Levy Mwanawasa won the election.

On 24 May 2006, Mazoka died from kidney problems. He died in Johannesburg, South Africa. He was 63 years old.[2]

References change

  1. "Mazoka '69, former Zambian presidential candidate, dies" (Press release). Union College. June 2, 2006. Retrieved 2016-06-23.
  2. "Zambia's opposition leader Mazoka dies in S. Africa". Reuters. 2006-05-24. Retrieved 2006-06-04.[dead link]