President Lungu to Visit India this month

President Edgar Lungu is expected to undertake a visit to India on Tuesday August 20, 2019. According to a press statement released to the media by State house, President Lungu’s visit to India follows an invitation by his Indian counterpart Ram Nath...

Tutwa leads call for impeachment of current LAZ Executive

PF deputy Chief Whip Tutwa Ngulube has claimed that Law Association of Zambia President Eddie Mwitwa must be impeached because he has been paid by a named organization to fight and embarrass government. And Mr. Ngulube says Constitutional Lawyer John Sangwa must immediately recuse himself...

Chanda Kasolo lashes out at British High Commissioner to Zambia over hunger situation status

Information and Broadcasting Permanent Secretary Chanda Kasolo speaking at the official opening of the Media Self Regulation Insaka
Ministry of information and Broadcasting Services Permanent Secretary Chanda Kasolo has lashed out at British High Commissioner to Zambia for suggesting that the hunger situation in some parts of the country be declared a national emergence in order for government to attract the necessary...

Jean Kapata followed the laid down procedures in acquiring Land in the controversial Forest Reserve

Jean kapata, MP, Minister of Lands and Natural Resources
The Ministry of Lands has clarified that Lands and Natural Resources Minister Jean Kapata followed the laid down procedures in acquiring Land in the controversial Forest Reserve number 27. Acting Lands Commissioner George Sindila said Mrs. Kapata bought Land in the degazetted Forest and followed...

UPND accuses DMMU of distributing Maize Bran Meant for Chickens to Monze villagers

Government through the Disaster Management and Mitigation Unit (DMMU) in Monze district has distributed maize bran meant for pigs and chicken to residents of Hamapande area. United Party for National Development (UPND) Chairperson of elections Gary Nkombo who disclosed the development in an interview alleges...

Government is closely monitoring the Mealie Meal Prices, there is enough Maize in Zambia-President Lungu

President Lungu at the ground breaking ceremony to mark the beginning of construction works on the Chiansi irrigation project in Chanyanya
President Edgar Lungu has assured Zambians that government is closely monitoring the mealie meal prices and will not condone anyone, whether trader or miller, to take advantage of the anticipated food security threats by exploiting Zambians through unwarranted hiking of mealie meal prices. And...

Ndulo and Sangwa recruited to undermine refinement of the Constitution – YALI

Constitutional Lawyer John Sangwa stresses a point at a recent public discussion on the Constitutional Amendment Bill
The Young African Leaders Initiative has alleged that some civil society interest groups and persons such as Muna Ndulo and John Sangwa have been recruited on an attempt to undermine the refinement of the Constitution which would have allowed the alteration it to become...

Ng’andu Warns Non-Performing State Firms

Bwalya Ngandu
Government will not continue to pump money in state-owned enterprises that do not provide value to the public. Finance Minister Bwalya Ng’andu says state-owned enterprises that fail to perform will face sanctions depending on the failure. Dr. Ng’andu said that Government investments in state-owned enterprises are...

LAZ goes to Concourt over Constitutional Amendment Bill

Constitutional Lawyer John Sangwa stresses a point at a recent public discussion on the Constitutional Amendment Bill
The Law Association of Zambia has petitioned the President of Zambia, the Attorney General and the Assembly over the Constitutional Amendment Bill No. 10. Law Association of Zambia is being represented by top Constitutional lawyers from Sangwa Associates. Sangwa and Associates have since notified Speaker of...

62 illegal miners arrested and charged them with conduct likely to cause the breach of peace

Copperbelt Police Commissioner Charity Katanga
Police in Chingola have arrested 62 illegal miners and charged them with conduct likely to cause the breach of peace. Copperbelt Police Commissioner Charity Katanga says the illegal miners were picked up as they gathered outside a community radio station and were on the verge...

Legana Meat dragged to court over “Sausage Condom.”

A consumer of Legana Meat products Luyando Kopakopa has sued the company demanding for damages after consuming their Hangarian sausage, which allegedly appeared to have been packed in a condom. Ms. Kopakopa, a Medical Student says the alleged used condom also contained some meat which...

Nevers Mumba and Felix Mutati urged to reconcile in the interest of the Party

Nevers Mumba and Felix Mutati
Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) Youths have called upon faction leaders Dr. Nevers Mumba and Hon. Felix Mutati to reconcile in the interest of the Party. The Youths through their National Chairperson Mr. Dauzeni Tembo said that the leadership Impasse has paralyzed the party. "We as...

PF will continue to upgrade provincial capitals by providing all the necessary infrastructure-President Lungu

President Edgar Chagwa Lungu salutes people of Kasama during his working visit on Friday,August 9,2019.PICTURE BY SALIM HENRY/STATE HOUSE ©2019
President Edgar Lungu says Government will continue to evaluate the effectiveness of service delivery and improve public infrastructure to meet the demands of the growing population. And President Lungu says the PF administration will continue to upgrade provincial capitals by providing all the necessary infrastructure. President...

We Have To End By Elections, They Are A Drain To Resources – Mutati

Mutati Joins The MMD Livingstone Choir In A Song During The Monze Meeting
MMD President Felix Mutati says bye elections should be stopped forthwith as they are a drain to national resources. The MMD Leader notes that as his party ponders on making submissions towards the current Constitutional Amendments, they will submit that a mechanism be put...

Jean Kapata and Joyce Simukoko survive in a road traffic accident

LANDS Minister Jean Kapata and her Labour counterpart Joyce Simukoko have been involved in a road traffic accident. The accident happened when a Toyota Land Cruiser GX which was being driven by 41 year old Henry Bwalya of Lusaka and in which the two...