President Michael Sata Friday morning sent back nominated Member of Parliament Panji Kaunda from the Swearing in Ceremony at State House because he was improperly dressed.
President Sata told cabinet Ministers and deputies who were being sworn in that he had told Colonel Kaunda to go back and wear a suit.
Colonel Kaunda who is defence deputy minister showed up at State House where he was due to be sworn in, wearing a short and a T-shirt.
He later returned wearing a black stripped suit and joined the swearing in ceremony midway.
Colonel Kaunda’s father, first republican President Kenneth Kaunda was also present at the swearing in ceremony.