Trade Kings ‘Roadshow’ Brand Ambassador Popo Dies

Popular Trade Kings brand ambassador and TV personality Lawrence Banda has died.

Banda whose stage name Popo is widely recognized in local showbiz and marketing circles died after an illness.

His friend and workmate at Trade Kings Thomas Sipalo also known as Difikoti confirmed the development.

“I am short of words, another dark day in my family. Just lost my young bro… You fought your race my young man…May the almighty God keep you well until we meet again man popo,” posted Sipalo on his facebook page.

Popo’s dance moves were part of the legend that flavoured the Trade Kings marketing machinery during roadshows.



  1. Francis aft


  2. Zed Mwale

    Rip Man Popo(Live In A Living Colour)WIL MIS U BRO!

  3. mulobezi

    Sad news indeed rest n peace.

  4. Walick


  5. Walick

    Too bad to loose such a vibrant life,I will surely miss you dear bro.may the good Lord console the bereaved family.

  6. Hope Kapapula

    This is really sad…. Can’t believe I was with you as one your biggest fans at one of the recent big shows…now you’re gone… You will be greatly missed… This is really heartbreaking.

  7. Andrew Makusa


  8. 666

    Devil see you in hell

  9. Gibson


  10. double double

    Rip bro

  11. Chazimba

    Rest In Peace Popo
    You were such a good person.

  12. john zulu

    Rip man will miss you

  13. yonah


  14. eliya


  15. West

    m.h.s.r.i.p big man

  16. Waza

    Rest in Peace

  17. musangu

    may your soul rest in peace..
    until we meet again


    Rest in internal peace MAN POPO..

  19. Aida Vidigal

    Popo my friend no words. Will miss you. RIP

  20. Mufunelooo

    Rest in peace pop

  21. Simpito Mukandwa

    Too bad may his soul rest in peace

  22. JOHN


  23. Mununkila allan


  24. Mununkila allan

    Rest in peace young man

  25. Brian Mweemba


  26. Tobias

    Will miss him, surely he was a young vibrant zambian.

  27. Maxwell

    R i p man popo and is with you young man

  28. Jerald mawelela

    Rest in peace.man polo.

  29. Maxwell

    R i p God is with you

  30. Jerald mawelela

    Rest in peace.man popo.we will miss u

  31. Nicholas


  32. Skylar

    we will miss u.Man popo rest in peace my bro…..Life his to short…?

  33. AZE

    sure the nation wil miss Rest In Peace

  34. vov

    Too bad!

  35. BW

    Rip man popo

  36. BW


  37. Kaléla

    Sad! I will miss you Popo.

  38. Precious nanyangwe

    Rest in peace bro!!!!!!

  39. Mabebo

    Mubanga come see this…

  40. Leonard

    Rest in peace man popo

  41. James lubinda

    R. I. P popo until we meet again bro

  42. User

    May his soul rest in perfect peace
    M H S R I P P

  43. lizzy mwansa

    Rest in peace

  44. Norman simusamba

    Rip bro

  45. SCANDO

    we will see you on the other side man MAY YOUR SOUL R.I.P

  46. Jack Mwanza

    R.i.p man popo

  47. Adams mtonga

    man popo will miss u have gone too early
    anyway Gods plan see u on other side

  48. Wa Yesu

    May his soul rest in peace
    And may the Almighty God strengthen the family in this sad situation

  49. Thomas

    R. I. P

  50. Brian pasulan phiri

    Rip my guy

  51. kapimpa victor

    rest in peace bro,

  52. Della

    I still can’t believe you gone.continue resting in peace

  53. bertha fanwell

    its really sad about him will miss you man popo may your soul rest in peace

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