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It’s Lungu na Luo as President Lungu picks Nkandu Luo as running mate

President Edgar Lungu has adopted Professor Nkandu Luo as his running mate for the August general elections. And the Electoral Commission of Zambia has accepted President Lungu’s nomination as a presidential candidate under the PF. Unveiling his running mate at Mulungushi...

President Lungu thanks Vice President Inonge Wina for the services she rendered to Zambia

President Edgar Lungu has thanked Vice President Inonge Wina for the services she rendered to the country since he appointed her to the position in 2015. This morning, Mrs. Wina announced that she should not be considered for President Lungu’s...

Inonge Wina opts out of running mate race

Vice-PresidentMrs Inonge Mutukwa Wina has announced her decision not to be considered as a running mate to President Edgar Lungu for the August General Election. Mrs Wina disclosed that age was catching up with her and she felt satisfied with...

KCM Welcomes Bloomberg News Retraction of a misleading story about the shutdown

Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) plc has said that it has acknowledged a retraction by Bloomberg News over a misleading story the news organization published on 5th May 2021 in which it said KCM operations at the Konkola Deep mine...

Emulate the non-violence stance of political leaders-President Lungu

The mainstream churches in association with the Ministers Fellowship across the country have today successfully held national prayers with various political leaders ahead of the 2021 general elections. The focus of the event was to bless the political campaign landscape...

Police arrest 6 PF members in Chifubu Constituency protest

Patriotic Front (PF) members in Ndola’s Chifubu constituency yesterday morning protested to register their displeasure on the decision by the party's central committee to adopt Dorothy Nachilongo as the parliamentary candidate for the 2021 general election. The protests...

Former PF MP Vows to Re-contest Luanshya Seat as Independent candidate after being left out

Outgoing Patriotic Front (PF) Luanshya Member of Parliament Steve Chungu has expressed interest to recontest his seat on an independent ticket in the August 12, 2021 general elections. Mr. Chungu’s decision follows the Patriotic Front (PF) adoption of outgoing Luanshya...

Zambia will adhere to the tenets of democracy, SADC assured

Zambia’s High Commissioner to South Africa Major General Jackson Miti has assured the Southern African Development Community (SADC) countries that the August 12 elections in Zambia will adhere to the tenets of democracy. Maj Gen Miti said Zambia envisages to...

John Sangwa suffers major setback in his case against Electoral Commission of Zambia

The Constitutional Court has dismissed Lusaka Lawyer, John Sangwa's petition. Lusaka Lawyer John Sangwa had raised a preliminary petition to compel the Electoral Commission of Zambia to amend the affidavit sworn by aspiring presidential candidates. Sangwa had argued that the new...

LAZ to talk to political parties on non- violent campaigns

The Law Association of Zambia (LAZ) has commended political parties for accepting to attain a peaceful and non-violent agreement ahead of the August 12, 2021 general elections. LAZ Honorary Secretary Sokwani Chilembo announced that the Association has engaged political parties...

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WEEKEND SCORECARD: Chambeshi -Nkana Defeat A Setback

Nkana coach Beston Chambeshi has described Sunday's home loss to Lusaka Dynamos as a setback in their battle to...