President Lungu urges PF members to counter lies with truth

His Excellency Dr. Edgar Chagwa Lungu
President Edgar Lungu has counseled Patriotic Front party officials in Eastern province to respond affirmatively to all those who are in the habit of paddling lies with the truth. Speaking when he addressed party officials on the sidelines of his Eastern Province working tour, President...

MMD Judgement Has Numerous Contradictions, Hence The Need To Appeal- Mutati MMD Faction

Felix Mutati speaking at a Copperbelt provincial MMD card renewal
Members of the Movement for Multiparty Democracy have said that they have appealed to the Court of Appeal and applied for a STAY because of the contradictions that characterised the November 5th Ruling that installed Nevers Mumba as party president of the former ruling...

Political elements influencing Chiefs in Western Province to revolt against the Litunga-Wina

FROM RIGHT TO LEFT:President Edgar Chagwa Lungu,Vice-President Inonge Wina and Minister of Agriculture Michael Katambo during the Regional Cluster meeting on Economic Development and Job Creation at State House in Lusaka on Wednesday, October 16, 2019. PICTURE BY SALIM
Vice President Inonge Wina says some political elements are influencing some Chiefs in Western Province to revolt against the Litunga and the government. Responding to Mitete UPND Member of Parliament Misheck Mutelo, who questioned whether government recognised Chiefs Chiengele, Mwene Mutondo and Kahare who recently...

Amos Chanda granted police bond

State House Spokesman Amos Chanda has been granted police bond after he was formally arrested by Drug Enforcement Commission. Mr Chanda has been charged with two counts of corruption and receiving property suspected to be proceeds of crime. His lawyer Jonas Zimba of Makebi Zulu...

Muvi TV boss Nyirenda takes over NAREP

  Muvi Television Owner Steven Nyirenda is the new opposition National Restoration Party Leader. This was after the other candidate Maybin Kabwe withdrew his candidature for the role of Presidency at today’s NAREP extraordinary convention. Mr. Nyirenda takes over from Founder and first NAREP Leader Elias Chipimo...

Keeping Afumba Mombotwa in prison after a Presidential pardon is torture of the worst kind

By Media Editor, Barotseland Post National Democratic Congress (NDC) leader, Chishimba Kambwili, has charged that the incoherence of statements over the pardoning of prisoners on the presidents birthday is proof that there is a chipante pante govt in place. “It’s unfortunate that the other prisoner (Afumba...

Hand Over MMD Vehicles or Risk Being Prosecuted-Mukuka

The Opposition MMD has requested Members in holding on to the party vehicles to surrender them. MMD spokesperson Dr. Cephas Mukuka said the exercise will go on for 5 days from yesterday and failure to surrender the vehicles shall be reported as stolen to the...

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...