Law School

Rodger Chongwe (1967)


Legal practitioner and politician in Zambia

  • Admitted as a legal practitioner 1968
  • Legal practitioner in Zambia, practising in human rights law and other areas
  • Secretary General of the Commonwealth Lawyers Association 1986-1990; Secretary General 1990-1993
  • Member of Parliament, Minister for Justice and subsequently Minister of Local Government and Housing in the Zambian Cabinet in the early 1990s
  • Subsequently leader of the opposition Liberal Progressive Front
  • Chair of the Alliance of Zambian Opposition Parties 1996-1997
  • SC (Zambia)