Dr Guy Scott
|President of Zambia|
29 October 2014 – 25 January 2015
|Preceded by||Michael Sata|
|Succeeded by||Edgar Lungu|
|12th Vice President of Zambia|
23 September 2011 – 29 October 2014
|Preceded by||George Kunda|
|Minister of Agriculture|
|Born||1 June 1944|
Livingstone, Northern Rhodesia
|Political party||Patriotic Front (2001–present)|
|Alma mater||Trinity Hall, Cambridge|
University of Sussex (PhD)
Dr Guy Lindsay Scott (born 1 June 1944) is a Zambian politician. He was the acting President of Zambia. Scott served as Vice President of Zambia from 2011 to 2014. He became acting President after the death of Michael Sata on 28 October 2014. He became the first white President of an African country since apartheid South Africa's F. W. de Klerk and the first to be democratically elected (as VP on the ticket).
References[change | change source]
- Laing, Aislinn (29 October 2014). "I am Africa's first white democratic leader, says Zambian vice-president". The Daily Telegraph. Cape Town. Retrieved 29 October 2014.
- "Cabinet appoints Guy Scott as Acting President – reaction from Gen Miyanda". Lusaka Times. 29 October 2014. Retrieved 29 October 2014.