Nakachinda’s Appeal Futile Exercise – Mukuka

Hon. Rapheal Nakachinda chairing a sitting of the parliamentary select committee on the Constitutional Amendment Bill.
Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) Spokesperson Dr. Cephas Mukuka has said that the party leadership is not moved by the decision by Raphael Nakachinda to appeal High Court Judge Sharon Newa's Landmark Judgement that recognized Dr. Mumba as Party President. Raphael Nakachinda and George Kangwa...

Antonio Mwanza sues Newspaper

PF Deputy Media Director Antonio Mwanza
PF deputy media director Antonio Mwanza has sued the New Vision Newspaper for defamation. In his suit, Mr. Mwanza has asked the court to award him K200,000 for exemplary damages. He has further urged the court to compel the newspaper to pay him K350,000 for defamation...

Zambian Government Must Find Ways to Accommodate Social Media

On Friday November 8th, while addressing journalists, President Edgar Lungu asked a question: Do our people believe everything they read on social media? He didn't state his position but like it is said, actions speak louder than words. Social media clampdown by the government...

More MMD Members in Mutati Faction want to appeal the High Court Decision

Felix Mutati speaking at a Copperbelt provincial MMD card renewal
The decision by Felix Mutati not to appeal the November 5th High Court ruling which declared Dr Nevers Mumba as legitimate President of the MMD has not been well received by some party members. Mr Mutati yesterday indicated after attending a Church Service at the...

Nevers Mumba Challenges MMD MPs not willing to work with him to resign

MMD President Nevers Mumba at a Press Briefing
MMD President Nevers Mumba has challenged Members of Parliament that are not willing to work with him to resign following a High Court judgment that declared him President of the former ruling party. Dr. Mumba, however, said that he is willing to work and support...

Nevers Mumba and MMD leadership pay their respects to Late Presidents Chiluba and Mwanawasa

MMD President Nevers Mumba at the burial sites of late President Chiluba and Mwanawasa.
By James Mulenga Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) President Dr. Nevers Sekwila Mumba this morning laid wreaths at the burial sites of late President Chiluba and Mwanawasa. Dr. Mumba who led members of his Party's National Executive Committee (NEC) arrived at the Presidential Embassy Park at...

Davies Mwila orders MPS to stop debate on PF’s 2020 Convention

The Patriotic Front Secretary General Hon. Davies Mwila
PF Secretary General Davies Mwila has directed Members of Parliament to stop the convention Debate as it is unnecessary and uncalled for. Mr Mwila has clarified that the only body competent of calling for the Convention in line with the Party Constitution is the Central...

Stardy construction apologies to President Lungu for 6-year delay in completing Kabushi Clinic Annex

Stardy construction, a company owned by Defence Permanent Secretary Stardy Mwale has swiftly moved back on site to finish the construction of a Maternity Annex at Kabushi Clinic in Ndola. This was after area Member of Parliament Bowman Lusambo threatened to arrest and to terminate...

Journalists told to leave Politics to Politicians

Information and Broadcasting services Minister Dora Siliya has advised the media to leave politics to politicians. Ms. Siliya says Journalists must concentrate on doing their job to the best of their capabilities.She says there is need for the media to jealously guard their profession with...

Nevers Mumba’s MMD faction to respect Tuesday’s highly anticipated MMD Leadership judgement.

Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) members from across the country have indicated that they shall respect Tuesday's highly anticipated MMD Leadership landmark judgment. This is in the case in which MMD acting National Secretary Ms. Winnie Zaloumis took Felix Mutati, Raphael Nakachinda, Mwansa Mbulakulima and...

PF have turned Government into a crime syndicate

By: Anthony Bwalya - UPND Member The Auditor General's Report for the period ended December 2018 reported that Undelivered Materials had spiked from K1.5 million in 2017, to K9.3 million in 2018. The Stardy saga explains only a small part of this rot because it is...

Kambwili asks Energy Minister Mathew Nkhuwa to resign over load shedding

NDC Opposition leader Chishimba Kambwili
National Democratic Congress President Chishimba Kambwili has asked Energy Minister Mathew Nkhuwa to resign over his failure to manage load shedding. Mr Kambwili said Mr Nkhuwa cannot continue as Energy Minister because he has failed to manage the Energy sector. He has accused the Minister of...

With The Climate Change Issues Facing Zambia, There is No Morality To Go Ahead With Mining in The Lower Zambezi

Youths from political parties from Malawi and Zambia have challenged leaders from the two countries to channel their energies to more productive debates as opposed to finger pointing and character assassination. The youths brought together for a training program for young leaders by the Green...

HH condems the teargassing of Democracy Party President Harry Kalaba in Samfya

DA President Harry Kalaba shows the party symbol during the press briefing in Lusaka
UPND Leader Hakainde Hichilema has condemned the teargassing of Democracy Party President Harry Kalaba in Samfya over the weekend by the police. Mr Hichilema has described the act as undemocratic and a sign of dictatorship in Zambia under the PF regime. He has charged that the...

Jack Mwimbu reprimanded for alleging that Zambia is being ruled by a Foreigner

President Edgar Lungu shaking hands with UPND members parliamenet Jack Mwaimbu shortly after the official opening second session of twelfth Assembly at parliament
First Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly Catherine Namugala has cautioned parliamentarians never to make statements that can compromise Zambia’s peaceful record. Ms. Namugala says Zambia is a haven of peace and a host of different nationalities. She said this in parliament following a point of...