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President Lungu cannot stop carrying out his duties as head of State just because it is the campaign period

Democracy and Motherland Defenders Coalition DMDC says President Edgar Chagwa Lungu cannot stop carrying out his duties as head of State just because it is the campaign period. Spokesperson Andrew Ntewewe says President Lungu remains the Head of State and...

President Lungu urge traditional leaders to give more land for development

President Edgar Lungu has called on traditional leaders to open up land for the construction of health facilities under the robust construction project of 108 mini hospitals across the country. The President made the appeal following some reported conflicts in...

Catholic Bishops call for peace ahead of the general elections

The Zambia Conference of Catholic Bishops (ZCCB) has appealed to Zambians to uphold peace and unity and the uphold the One Zambia One Nation spirit championed by late Zambia’s first President Kenneth Kaunda, ahead of the August 12...

COBUSU takes over student umbrella body

Leaders of the Copperbelt University Students Union (COBUSU) have emerged victorious to take over the Zambia National Students’ Union at the close of the 2021 ZANASU General Congress. Cartwright Siyumbwa of the CBU Michael Chilufya Sata School of Medicine assumes...

Schools to remain closed till August 16th-Information PS

Information and Broadcasting Services Permanent Secretary Amos Malupenga has announced that Pre, Primary and Secondary schools will remain closed until August 16, 2021. Mr. Malupenga said despite the progress made from the time the measures were initially announced, the country...

Fashion Sakala finally unveiled at Ibrox

Scottish champions Rangers FC have finally unveiled Zambian striker Fashion Sakala after completing his switch from Belgian Jupiler Pro League outfit, KV Oostende. Sakala signed a pre-contract agreement with the Glasgow-based club in May and has now put pen-to-paper to...

Chella Tukuta slapped with a 2-year jail sentence for defaming former Chief Government Spokesperson Dora Siliya

Controversial Lusaka based photographer Cornelius Mulenga commonly known as Chella Tukuta has been slapped with a 2-year jail sentence for defaming former Chief Government Spokesperson Dora Siliya. Mr. Mulenga in May last year, in a Facebook live video, accused Ms....

Zambian nationals advised to exercise caution as they visit South Africa in light of the ongoing unrest

The Zambian High Commission in South Africa has advised Zambian nationals to exercise caution as they visit that country in light of the ongoing unrest. Zambia’s High Commissioner to South Africa Major General Jackson Miti says Zambians who are considering...

Dr Kenneth Kaunda’s developmental ideologies and that of the ruling Patriotic Front are similar in nature

Late Dr Kenneth Kaunda's developmental ideologies and that of the ruling Patriotic Front are similar in nature and have helped Zambia to develop, University of Zambia political scientist has observed. He notes that just like UNIP, the PF remains a...

High Court to hear HH, 5 others’ compensation claim for false imprisonment

Lusaka High Court judge Pixie Yangailo has ordered the deputy registrar to asses damages being sought by UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema and five others in a matter where they are demanding compensation from the state for false imprisonment. The...

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Do the mass media win parties and candidates voters?

By Dr Parkie Mbozi IT IS that time of the election season again. As with any other election season,...