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2014 Mutomboko traditional ceremony officially gets underway

MWANSABOMBWE District was yesterday a hive of activity as the main event of the 2014 Mutomboko traditional ceremony of the Lunda people of Luapula Province officially got underway. Kick-starting the event was the pre-ceremony that took place in the morning...

Sudanese militia free Felix Ngoma

Felix Ngoma, a Zambian National who was abducted in Sudan's volatile Darfur region about two weeks has been freed by his captors. Foreign Affairs Permanent Secretary George Zulu has told a media briefing in Lusaka this afternoon that Mr Ngoma...

Clergyman cautions against formulating laws to ‘overprotect’ girls while ignoring boys

A clergyman has warned that Zambia risks formulating laws that will disadvantage boys in a bid to protect girls from Gender Based Violence (GBV). Redeemed Methodist Church Bishop Paul Bupe has told the Legal and Justice Reforms Commission that at...

Dual citizenship campaign from Zambians in diaspora continues

The petitions by Zambians in the diaspora for government to constitutionally allow them to have dual citizenship have continued to emerge with the latest coming from those living in Scotland in the United Kingdom. And government has expressed scepticism...

UPND denies ever wishing death on President Sata

OFFICIAL STATEMENT DAVIES MWILA’S ALLEGATION 25th July 2014 As United Party for National Development on the copperbelt we have learnt with deep regret the comments attributed to Davies Mwila one of Sata's crazy ministers who is claiming that the UPND has...

No Pay Rise, Hichilema Directs UPND MPs

Opposition United Party for National Development says it will not allow its Members of Parliament to demand a pay rise in parliament. Addressing a media briefing UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema said that the move by MPs to demand a salary...

Zimbabwe journalists win free speech victory

HARARE – Two Zimbabwean journalists won a victory for free speech when the Constitutional Court struck off a statute which made defamation a crime punishable by up to 20 years in jail. Deputy Chief Justice Luke Malaba said the court...

Kalima confident of returning her seat

Former Kasenegwa Member of Parliament Victoria Kalima has expressed confidence of being adopted by her party (MMD) and return her seat in the September 11th Kasenegwa Parliamentary by-election. Speaking in an interview the former Parliamentarian whose seat was nullified by...

People wishing Sata ill have been put to shame – PF

The ruling Patriotic Front in Mandevu Constituency says those who were wishing President Michael Sata ill have been put to shame following his public appearance last week. PF Mandevu Constituency Chairman, Moses Makasa has told QFM News in an interview...

Mwenye can’t be substantive AG before oath – Mulongoti

Newly appointed and ratified Attorney General (AG) Musa Mwenye cannot start performing the functions of his office before he takes the Oath of Allegiance by getting sworn in by President Michael Sata, People’s Party (PP) president Mike Mulongoti has...

Latest News

MMD Youths launch Operation KU SEKWILA 2021

Opposition New Hope Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) Youths Yesterday launched the Operation KU SEKWILA 2021. Speaking yesterday at the...

President Lungu drops four South DC’s

President Edgar Lungu has appointed four new District Commissioners in Southern Province. The new DCs include Brenda Mwenda for Kalomo, Timothy Siakiziba for Gwembe, Kanji...

UPND goes to court over Bill 10

Leader of the opposition Jack Mwiimbu has commenced judicial review proceedings before the Lusaka High Court over the Speaker's decision to allow debate on...

El Mukuka, HVMZA and Marocco bring the latin flair to winter with the massive collab track ‘Dame’

"Dame" is a fun, cheeky and light-hearted track about romance and was created in a late-night studio session in Berlin 3 years ago, but...

Kambwili calls for the Fielding of One Opposition Presidential Candidate for 2021 Elections

National Democratic Congress Leader Chishimba Kambwili has called on all genuine opposition parties in Zambia to unite and field only one candidate in next...
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