Despite his incarceration, it is not automatic for HH to be next President-Kabimba

RAINBOW Party leader Wynter Kabimba speaks to UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema and his vice president Godfrey Bwalya at joint press conference by various opposition Political Parties among them Rainbow Party,UPND, ADD, Peoples Party, Green Party, UPP and NDP.
Rainbow Party (RP) General Secretary Wynter Kabimba has said it is not automatic that opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema will be the next president owing to his incarceration once he is out of jail. In an interview on Pan African Radio Peoples’ Debate Program anchored...

President Lungu commends PF on the Copperbelt Province for conducting peaceful campaigns

President Lungu on a campaign Trail in Luanshya
President Edgar Lungu has commended the Patriotic Front (PF) on the Copperbelt Province for conducting peaceful campaigns, ahead of the Roan parliamentary by-elections. ZANIS reports that the President said this upon arrival at Simon Mwansa Kapwepwe International Airport, ahead of his scheduled campaigns...

MMD Chongwe MP who has resigned is an opportunist-Kachingwe

MMD National Secretary Richard Kachingwe has described party members leaving the party following its recent election loss, as opportunists. Major Kachingwe says the reported resignation of newly elected MMD Chongwe Member of Parliament Japhane Mwakalombe is disappointing. He says although Mr Mwakalombe as a democratic right...

MMD disowns Kavindele

MMD national chairman, Michael Mabenga has advised former Vice-President Enoch Kavindele to stop commenting on issues related to the ruling party because he ceased to be a member of the MMD a long time ago. Mr Mabenga said Mr Kavindele is not the right person...

YALI statement on the appointment of Mr. Kabimba to the ZAWA Board

The Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) is appealing to President Sata to reverse the decision of his Minister of Tourism to appoint her fellow Minister, Hon Wynter Kabimba, as a member of the Zambia Wildlife Authority Board and instead consider appointing other able members...

BAMUKUKULU -STOP CORRUPTION – video clip

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MMD youth differs with UPND over ZRA Commissioner General’s leaked audio

ZRA Commissioner General Kingsley Chanda
Outspoken Movement for Multiparty Democracy MMD Youth Prince Ndoyi has come to the defence of Zambia Revenue Authority ZRA Commissioner General Kingsley Chanda contrary to UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema's position that the Commissioner General should be instantly dismissed for engaging in illegal dealings with...

Challenges for NAREP , New party as it enters Zambia’s political gamble

Though the new political party has come to this arena of insults, arena of hatred it should be careful before it disappears like Heritage Party, UNIP, Agenda for Zambia, and Nevers Mumba’s party. ....young man who has emerged on a political scene with the formation of the National Restoration Party (NAREP) to set a new tone and to give Zambians a chance to fresh ideas.

Be practical about your promises, presidential hopefuls told

A freedom fighter in Mufumbwe District in Northwestern Province has challenged the opposition political parties who were claiming that they would increase salaries and create jobs within three years to show what method they would use. Mr. James Katemisha said in Mufumbwe that political leaders...

Government worker arrested for defiling his ten year old step daughter

Police in Kabwe have arrested a 39-year-old government worker for defiling his ten years old step daughter. Commissioner of Police for Central Province Joel Njase, confirmed the matter to ZANIS in an interview today. Mr. Njase identified the culprit as Richard Mulope, a driver with the...

MMD old guard advise Nevers Mumba

MMD founding members have given party president Nevers Mumba a seven-day ultimatum to correct the “illegality” of tolerating the MMD Die-hard youth wing headed by suspended Bowman Lusambo or face legal action. The founding members’ representative Joe Mwale told the Daily Mail yesterday that party...

Luo to reposess land in Chilanga

Minister of Higher Education Nkandu Luo
Fisheries and Livestock Minister Nkandu Luo says she will get back all land that has been encroached at the fisheries premises in Chilanga. Professor Luo says it is shocking that land meant for the development of the fisheries sector in the country has been turned...

Sata fumes over poor UK meeting attendance

PATRIOTIC Front (PF) leader Michael Sata has condemned the organisers of his meeting with Zambian residents in London when it was clear that only few people would turn up for his address. The PF leader, who is in London, was expecting to address a huge...

RB’s accuse gave wrong details

The Judiciary has failed to respond to former High Commissioner to Malawi and Botswana Milton Phiri's claims that President Rupiah Banda was not born in Zambia because he gave wrong contact details. The Judiciary says Mr Phiri gave wrong residential address, while his mobile phone...

Oasis Forum calls for an end to political violence

PF cadres attacking UPND members
The Oasis Forum says it is extremely disturbed, appalled and greatly saddened by the increasing incidents of politically motivated violence in the run-up to the August 11 General Elections. The Forum says this is despite the commitments political parties pronounced at the Indaba on political...