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Judge Chali in the spotlight for disparaging remarks

Civil rights activist Brebner Changala has asked the Judicial Complaints Authority (JCA) to take appropriate action against Judge Isaac Tantameni Chali for alleged misconduct and intimidation of litigants. In a..

Mpombo advises govt to issue detailed statement on President Sata’s wellbeing

Opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) President George Mpombo has advised government to issue a comprehensive and detailed statement on President Michael Sata’s wellbeing in order to clear the skepticism surrounding..

Father Bwalya Acquitted

Alliance for Better Zambia (ABZ) president Frank Bwalya has been acquitted of charges of defaming President Michael Sata in a case in which he had likened the Head of State..

FODEP seeks timeframe for disposal of electoral legal cases

The Foundation for Democratic Process (FODEP) says there is need to put a timeframe on when to dispose of electoral legal cases at the appeal level to facilitate the holding..

UPND ready for any election – HH

United Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema says his party is more than ready for any election at any time. Mr. Hichilema told Qfm News in an interview..

Political parties to name their adopted candidates today for the August 19 by-election

THE Ruling Patriotic Front (PF), United Party for National Development (UPND) and MMD will today announce their adopted candidates for the Mangango Constituency by election slated for August 19, this..

Grand Coalition demands footage of Sata’s visit in Israel

Grand Coalition demands footage of Sata’s visit in Israel

The Grand Coalition on the Constitution has demanded that government must provide footage of President Michael Sata’s working holiday in Israel to halt speculations and rumours that the Head of..

What the Zambian constitution says about the Presidency during absence, illness, etc.

39. Discharge of functions of President during absence, illness, etc. (1) Whenever the President is absent from Zambia or considers it desirable so to do by reason of illness or..

Kabimba will never rule Zambia-HH

UPND President Hakainde Hichilema has charged that Acting Republican President Wynter Kabimba will never be President of Zambia because he has no ability to mobilize voters. Mr. Kabimba who is..

A fixed date on President Sata’s return not feasible – Guy Scott

Vice President Guy Scott says there is a perfect good reason why he does not have the information on when President Michael Sata will return from his private working holiday..

Labour Minister Fackson Shamenda (right) and Zambia Congress of Trade
Unions (ZCTU) General Secretary Roy Mwaba

Shamenda maintains Times of Zambia management should ignore Kambwili

Labour Minister Fackson Shamenda has reiterated that the Times of Zambia management should ignore the 14 days ultimatum given by Sports Minister Chishimba Kambwili to pay workers their salary arrears…

Edith Nawakwi asks His Excellency President Wynter Kabimba to give the public the Constitution Roadmap

25th June, 2014 For Immediate Release PRESIDENT KABIMBA SHOULD GIVE US THE CONSTITUTION ROADMAP NOW THAT HE IS IN CHARGE OF STATE HOUSE. The Forum for Democracy and Development (FDD)..

Jonathan Pollard's wife Esther Pollard (2L) meets with Israel's President Shimon Peres (C), Ayelet Shaked (2R), and Nahman Shai (R) and at the president residence in Jerusalem on June 22, 2014.
Photo Credit: Mark Neyman/GPO/Flash90

Out-going Israeli President Shimon Peres scheduled to visit United States of America

President Shimon Peres is finalizing arrangements for his six-day visit to the United States. President Shimon Peres yesterday met morning (Jun. 22) with Esther Pollard, wife of incarcerated Israeli spy..

PF Government praised for opening up to dialogue

The Southern African Center for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (SACCORD) has commended government for opening up to dialogue in resolving outstanding issues of concern to stakeholders. Commenting on Home..

Lusaka man in court for saying President Sata may die

A 42 year old man appeared in the Lusaka magistrate court for spreading rumours that the Republican President would have died by May 30, 2014. This is in a matter..