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What does UPND stand for?

UPND stands for United Party for National Development (Zambia)

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Police detained Hakainde Hichilema, head of the United Party for National Development (UPND), in the tourist town of Livingstone 540 kilometres (336 miles) south of the capital Lusaka, according to party spokesman Cornelius Mweetwa.
In polls held on Thursday, the MMD lost one of two parliamentary seats to the opposition alliance comprising the Patriotic Front (PF) and third largest party in parliament, the United Party for National Development (UPND).
United Party for National Development vice-president Sakwiba Sikota said the government has a socio-economic responsibility to participate in strategic areas of the economy.
He said the PF's chances diminished when its alliance with the minority United Party for National Development (UPND's term after his death -- was decided by just two percentage points.
Sata's party had teamed up with the smaller United Party for National Development (UPND on graft charges, when Banda disbanded the corruption busters who had brought the case to trial.
He said Banda's main challengers in the 2011 polls, opposition Patriot Front president Michael Sata and Hakainde Hichilema, leader of the smaller United Party for National Development, would "destroy the nation because they don't have the heart for the country".
The Patriotic Front (PF) and the United Party for National Development (UPND) did not disclose exactly what violations they allege took place after the late president Levy Mwanawasa fell ill, when Banda was acting president.