Nevers Mumba Politician
Nevers Mumba (b. 1960) is a Zambian politician and minister. He served as Vice-President of Zambia for a time under Levy Mwanawasa; he has also founded evangelistic campaigns and ministries and once served as pastor of the Victory Bible Church. He was Zambia's High Commissioner to Canada from 2009 until 2011. On 25 May 2012, Mumba was elected President of the Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) political party, at that time Zambia's largest opposition party and recently the governing party. He defeated rival Felix Mutati along with several other candidates.
|Date of birth|
|May 18th, 1960|
Movement for Multi-Party Democracy
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The Movement for Multi-party Democracy is a political party in Zambia. Originally formed to oust the previous government, MMD controlled an absolute majority in parliament between 1991 and 2001, when its past leader, Frederick Chiluba was President of Zambia. Its election into power in 1991 ended the 27-year rule of President Kenneth Kaunda and his United National Independence Party. It remained the dominant party within Zambian politics until the general elections of September 2011. It is a center-left political party.