Rupiah Banda facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Rupiah Banda
Rupiah Banda.jpg
4th President of Zambia
In office
29 June 2008 – 23 September 2011
Acting: 29 June 2008 – 2 November 2008
Vice President George Kunda
Preceded by Levy Mwanawasa
Succeeded by Michael Sata
Vice President of Zambia
In office
9 October 2006 – 2 November 2008
President Levy Mwanawasa
Preceded by Lupando Mwape
Succeeded by George Kunda
Personal details
Born
Rupiah Bwezani Banda

13 February 1937 (1937-02-13) (age 83)
Gwanda, Southern Rhodesia
(now Zimbabwe)
Political party MMD
Spouse(s) Hope Mwansa Makulu (Dec.)
Thandiwe Banda
Children 7
Alma mater Addis Ababa University
Lund University
Wolfson College, Cambridge

Rupiah Bwezani Banda (born 13 February 1937) is a Zambian politician. Banda was the President of Zambia. He served as president from 2008 to 2011.


Rupiah Banda Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.