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ECZ Director, Priscilla Isaacs, threatens to quit if political atmosphere does not change.

Electoral commission of Zambia (ECZ) Director of Elections Priscilla Isaacs has threatened to quit her job if the current political atmosphere in the country does not change in the run..

Charles Kakoma tells Wynter Kabimba to stop using God’s name in vain

The UPND candidate in the Zambezi West parliamentary by-election, Charles Kakoma, says he is disappointed that PF secretary general Wynter Kabimba is using God’s name in vain by asserting that..

GAME Stores manager pleads not guilty to sexual abuse charges

GAME stores manager, Maduramuthoo Mare Palan has pleaded not guilty to sexually abusing his former female employee. Palan, 46, of house number 8 Mass Media in Lusaka told principal magistrate,..

Above, trucks from Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) heading to
South Africa mostly carrying copper are stranded at Kazungula border
post in Southern Proviince as authorities from Botswana site are not
allowing due to enter their country fears of Ebola in DRC.

Some drivers are now planning to back to Livingstone and try to use
the Victoria Falls border post on the Zimbabwe route to South Africa

Botswana blocks trucks at Kazungula border following reports of Ebola in DRC

Truck drivers from Zambia that have a Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) stamp are not allowed to pass through Botswana route due to the reported outbreak of Ebola in that..

Police studying matter of leaked classified Government letter

The Zambia Police says it is studying the matter in which a classified government document from State House was recently leaked through the media by unknown people. On Tuesday the..

Independent MP Patrick Mucheleka accuses media houses and CSOs of being compromised

Lubashenshi Independent Member of Parliament Patrick Mucheleka has accused some media houses and Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in the country of being compromised. Speaking in an interview in Lusaka Mr…

DEC makes headways in local govt CDF graft case

The Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) says it has made massive progress in the matter of alleged misuse of over 3.3 million kwacha at the Ministry of Local Government and Housing…

President Sata’s continued silence worries NGOCC

The Non Governmental Organization Coordinating Council (NGOCC) has charged that President Michael Sata’s continued silence is creating a serious vacuum in the nation. NGOCC board chairperson Beatrice Grillo said the..

Judge to pass ruling on RB’s case on September 5, 2014

THE Lusaka magistrate court has deferred to September 5, 2014 ruling in a matter in which former republican president Rupiah Banda has asked it to refer his oil deal case..

UPND advises Chieftiness Nkomesha to stop making politically biased statements

The United Party for National Development (UPND) General Secretary Winston Chibwe has advised Chieftiness Nkomesha of the Soli people to stop issuing statements that are politically biased. Commenting on the..

Chibolya Empowerment Scheme underway

Kanyama member of parliament Gerry Chanda says plans to construct a youths skills training centre for empowerment purposes in his constituency are progressing well. Colonel Chanda who is also Muchinga..

Dora Siliya will be expelled if she continues on her current path-Muhabi Lungu

MMD National Secretary Muhabi Lungu has warned former Petauke Central MP Dora Siliya that he will start the process of expelling her from the party if she continues undermining the..

NGOCC says GBV cases should be handled equally despite the offender

Non-Governmental Organization Coordinating Council (NGOCC) Chairperson, Beatrice Grillo, says her institution condemns in the strongest terms the brutal assault of a husband by her wife in Lusaka. Ms Grillo says..

Kitwe High Court discharge bench warrant issued on HH

The Kitwe High Court has discharged a bench warrant issued against UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema. This means Mr Hichilema will not be arrested for the charge of contempt of court…

‘Dead’ Bishop sureties asked to produce evidence of suicide

THE State has urged the Kitwe Magistrate’s Court to compel sureties for Holy Fire Ministries Bishop Dominic Nyondo to avail documents confirming that the clergyman is indeed dead, failure to..