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PF offered K6 million to a UPND MP for a vote passing Bill 10., reveals Mweetwa

CHOMA Central UPND member of parliament Cornelius Mweetwa has revealed that the PF offered K6 million to a UPND MP for a vote passing Bill 10. Mweetwa was responding to Lusaka Province minister Bowman Lusambo, who challenged him to produce...

UPND ready to work with government to fight COVID-19

The United Party for National Development is ready to work with President Edgar Lungu in order to fight and conquer the coronavirus. UPND President Mr Hakainde Hichilema says there is need for politicians to put their political differences aside in...

Bill 10 has not been Stopped or Derailed, it will be back on the First Day of Parliament Resuming Sittings-Lubinda

Justice Minister Given Lubinda has described as misleading media reports suggesting that the consideration of the Constitutional Amendment Bill number 10 by Parliament has been curtailed by a court process in which former Cabinet Minister in the MMD Government,...

The Constitution cannot be amended by any institution apart from Parliament-Prof Lungwangwa

Nalikwanda United Party for National Development (UPND) Member of PArliament Profesor Geoffrey Lungwangwa has said that that the fundamental responsibility of all Members of Parliament is to amend the constitution adding that walking away from the House is...

CSOs condemn UPND attacks on disabled persons

A consortium of Civil Society Organisations have condemned the United Party for National Development (UPND) for attacking persons living with a disability on Wednesday. Speaking during a press briefing at Mika Lodge today, MISA-Zambia Vice-Chairperson who is also CRECO...

UPND Justifies the beating and stoning of persons with Disabilities at HH’s residence

The UPND says the 60 persons with Disabilities who were beaten at their Leader's residence in New Kadama on Wednesday are known PF cadres who went there to cause a commotion. The 60 were beaten and stoned by Mr....

ZICTA warns against fake news circulation on COVID 19

The Zambia Information and Communications Technology Authority (ZICTA) has warned members of the public to desist from circulating fake and unverified information regarding the Coronavirus using various ICT platforms. The Authority has since urged everyone including bloggers, various whatsapp and...

No new cases of COVID-19 recorded

Government says Zambia has not recorded any more cases of the coronavirus after the two first cases of the deadly disease was recorded yesterday in Lusaka. Minister of Health Chitalu Chilufya has told the media in Lusaka that the couple...

Zambia Must Choose Her Battles: Let Us Choose National Unity Above Bill 10

By Dr. Nevers Sekwila Mumba, In my letter to the Minister of Justice, copied to the President Mr Edgar C Lungu, I stated the position of the New Hope Movement for Multiparty Democracy on the Bill 10 debate. It was our...

Coronavirus knocks out Bill 10 as Speaker fails to make ruling on Gary Nkombo’s Point of Order

Parliament had to abruptly adjourn sine die after Speaker Patrick Matibini requested for more time to study the Point of Order raised by Mazabuka UPND Member of Parliament Gary Nkombo. Mr Nkombo had earlier raised a Point of Order on...

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HH wants Correctional facilities and Police Cells decongested in the wake of COVID-19

UPND Leader Hakainde Hichilema has written to the Ministry of Home Affairs, the Chief Justice, the Director of Public...

Effects of COVID-19 Disease on the Zambian Mining Industry

By Webby Banda CTPD-Senior Researcher (Extractives) The Centre for Trade Policy and Development (CTPD) has observed that Mineral commodity prices have plummeted in recent days...

The People of Serenje have rejected Bill 10 – MMD Official Tells Off Nakachinda

Opposition New Hope Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) in Serenje district have said that the people in the district have rejected the Bill 10. The...

Only adds one more case to its COVID-19 numbers, only one patient is severely ill

Health Minister Dr. Chitalu Chilufya has announced that Zambia has only recorded one COVID-19 case in the last 24:hrs bringing the total number of...

Kalusha Bwalya’s Lawyers say that his appeal is still being considered

Football Icon Kalusha Bwalya’s Lawyers say the appeal to FIFA’s Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS) has NOT yet been heard and determined. Bwalya’s Lawyers...
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