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President Lungu swears in Finance deputy minister

President Edgar Lungu has nominated Christopher Mvunga as Member of Parliament and subsequently appointed him as Ministry of Finance Deputy Minister. President Lungu has since sworn-in Mr Mvunga at a ceremony held at State House…

Lucky Mulusa gets State House job

President Edgar Lungu has appointed and sworn in former MMD Solwezi Central Member of Parliament Lucky Mulusa as State House Special Assistant for Project Monitoring and Implementation. President Lungu also appointed and swore in Daniel…

Cabinet has re-named the revenue appeals tribunal bill as tax appeals tribunal bill.This follows a Cabinet meeting held at State House today and chaired by President Edgar Lungu. Chief Government Spokesperson Chishimba Kambwili told journalists…

The alleged “sale” of the Movement for Multi-party Democracy (MMD) to the Patriotic Front (PF) by Party president Dr. Nevers Mumba in return for a diplomatic posting to some South American country is total and…

HH “OP” remarks reckless – MMD

Movement for Multi-party Democracy (MMD) Spokesperson Mr. Raphael Nakacinda has said the statement by United Party for National Development (UPND) President Hakainde Hichilema that he controls the Zambia intelligence services (popularly known as “OP”) is…

Sylvia Masebo

FORMER Patriotic Front (PF) chairperson for elections Sylvia Masebo has challenged her suspension from the ruling party in the Lusaka High Court. Ms Masebo, who is also Chongwe PF member of Parliament, has sued Davies…

As Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD), we wish to dispel false rumours being circulated by Zambia Reports that 34 MMD Members of Parliament have resolved to suspend their monthly contributions until the party leadership agrees…

MMD president Nevers Mumba says the party leadership is willing to dialogue with expelled members of the party to resolve their differences. He said, however, that the expelled members must be willing and indicate to…

Fellow Zambians, especially us politicians, lets stop dividing our peaceful and united people for the sake of our selfish political benefits, government appointments and contracts. It is unacceptable to always resort to undesirable labels such…

NAREP is disappointed with the decision by President Lungu to continue with the wasteful policy of appointing two deputy ministers to certain cabinet portfolios. NAREP President Elias Chipimo said as much as there is political…

It's not over for MMD - Nevers Mumba

MMD President Nevers Mumba has described as words spoken too early the insinuation that the MMD under his leadership has lost its relevance to Zambia’s governance system. Reacting to former MMD and republican vice president…

My Supporters are still being being ill-treated-HH

UNITED Party for National Development (UPND) president Hakainde Hichilema has alleged that his supporters and sympathisers have continued being ill-treated by some Patriotic Front (PF) cadres after his party lost the presidential election last month….