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The Election was stolen from me, insists HH

UPND President Hakainde Hichilema says his party has the names of all Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) officials who allegedly conspired with the ruling Patriotic Front to steal his votes in the just ended presidential…

Edgar Lungu confers with Inonge Wina during the press conference where Rupiah Banda announced his support for Lungu

PF Chairperson and former Minister of Gender Inonge Mutukwa Wina is the new Vice President of the Republic of Zambia.President Lungu has appointed Inonge Wina to take over from Dr.Guy Scott. Ms Wina becomes the…

President Edgar Lungu with Acting Chief Justice Lombe Chibesakunda during his Inauguration Ceremony at Heroes Stadium on January 24,2015 -Picture by THOMAS NSAMA

President Edgar Lungu has gotten down to work by making his first two appointments to fill the position of Justice Minister and that of Special Assistant for Press and Public Relations. President Lungu has appointed…

President Edgar Lungu at the Heroes Stadium

A colourful ceremony characterised the inauguration of Zambia’s Sixth Republican President Edgar Lungu at the National Heroes Stadium in Lusaka. President-elect Lungu 58,who was clad in a blue suit, white shirt and red tie was…

Zambia's Sixth Republican President,Edgar Chagwa Lungu after he was declared in Lusaka on Saturrday,January 24,2015.PICTURE BY SALIM HENERY/SHENPA

ALL is set for the inauguration ceremony of Zambia’s sixth President, Edgar Lungu, at the National Heroes Stadium in Lusaka today. Secretary to the Cabinet Roland Msiska said in a statement that the ceremony will…

President-Elect Edgar Chagwa Lungu

PF presidential candidate Edgar Lungu has won the presidential election to become the sixth President. Mr Lungu polled 807,925 votes beating his closest rival Hakainde Hichilema of UPND who polled 780,168 votes. Chief Justice Lombe…

Vernon  Mwaanga congratulates Edgar Lungu

Our Presidential Election has come and gone. This has been one of the most closely contested elections in the 50 year history of our country. I wish to congratulate all the eleven candidates who took…

HH presser

  Edgar Lungu steals election A stolen election does not reflect the will of the people and is not going to deliver. As you know we’ve yet to hear the final few constituencies announced by…

HH speaking to Journalists just before casting his vote

United Party for National Development (UPND) President Hakainde Hichilema is today scheduled to hold a press conference. In a statement made available to the media by his media team, Mr Hichilema will hold the conference…

Edgar Lungu maintains lead as presidential race nears end

PF candidate Edgar Lungu extended his lead in Tuesday’s tightly contested presidential race polling 780,691 votes from 141 constituencies representing 48.3 percent. UPND President Hakainde Hichilema polled 752,850 votes and accounting for 46.70 percent. There…

Davies Chama

Patriotic Front Secretary-General Mr. Davies Chama has expressed confidence that the results released so far are credible and representative of the will of the people. Mr. Chama also says the decision by the Electoral Commission…