CLAIM

On 14 May, MCP running mate described first Republican President, Hastings Kamuzu Banda, as a champion of democracy. Chilima said that for calling for a referendum in which the country had to choose between dictatorship and multiparty democracy then Banda marked himself as a democrat.

CONCLUSION

Democrats are not made by being pushed into the corner; they actively choose to be. Kamuzu Banda was forced to call for a referendum. He is not a democrat.

MCP FOUNDER - Chilima, KAMUZU BANDA, WAS CHAMPION OF DEMOCRACY

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