Riots against re-election of President Edgar Lungu that hit most parts of Southern Province last evening spread to Mongu in the western province.
An eye witness confirmed that most parts of Mongu town were affected and that riot police had to fire teargas canisters.
He said youths were running battles with the police as youths chanted slogans of forward forward and we want change.
And Mazhandu Family Buses Limited has announced the temporal suspension of bus services to the Southern Provinces after riots broke out.
“We wish to notify our esteemed passengers that the buses to and from southern province have been temporarily cancelled due to riotous behaviour currently being experienced in some towns along this route. However, we expect to resume as soon as the situation normalises. Advance tickets that were purchased for this route remain valid, we regret any inconvenience this may cause,” a statement read.