Hon. Justice Dr. Mumba Malila, SC


Hon. Justice Dr. Mumba Malila, S.C, is a graduate of the University of Zambia (LLB), University of Cambridge

(LLM), University of Cumbria (LLM) and University of Pretoria (LLD). He possesses vast legal experience:

twice Attorney General of Zambia and ex official member of the Zambia Cabinet under three Presidents.

He served as Commissioner and Vice Chairperson of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights

(one time Special Rapporteur on Prisons and Conditions of Detention in Africa, Chairperson of the ACHPR’s Working Group on Extractive Industries and Human Rights Violations in Africa). Hon. Justice Dr. Malila served as Chairperson of the Zambian Human Rights Commission as well as Lecturer in Law at the University of Zambia.

He was also a member of the Judicial Service Commission, the Zambia Law Development Commission, the Citizens Economic Empowerment Commission, Chairperson of the ZIALE Council and Chairperson of the Anti-Money Laundering Authority. Justice Malila is currently Judge of The Supreme Court of Zambia.

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