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Saturday, January 25, 2020

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The Socialist Party demands the Withdrawal of the Electricity Tariff Increase and Dissolution of ERB

Dr Cosmas Musumali on behalf of the Central Committee of the Socialist Party. As it was expected, President Edgar Lungu’s government provided Zambians a toxic and painful New-year present: An increase in fuel prices by 10% as well as in...

Reaction on the Decision by President Lungu to cut the Salaries of Senior Public Employees

By: Dr Situmbeko Musokotwane - Economics and Finance Chairman - UPND 28th December 2019 Two days after the 2019 Christmas, President Lungu announced that he is voluntarily cutting his salary. Along side this, he has directed the Secretary to Cabinet to...

Zambian pensioners are in anguish

https://youtu.be/mRF-fwvFJZI I wept when I watched this video - Listen to This Woman's Deep Anguished Prayer of Pain and Hurt! Fellow Zambians, let me quote a scripture below... Come now, you rich, weep and howl for your miseries that are coming upon...

HH Celebrates Zambia’s Economical Challenges

By Dr. Joze Manda. If there was any doubt in the mind of any Zambian, today that doubt has been cleared as HH has clearly exposed his unpatriotic behavior as well as his selfishness to gain political mileage on the...

PF Energy Price Spike Plunges 1.5 Million More into Poverty ..

By: Anthony Bwalya - UPND Member It is important for us to mention, that in respect of both fuel and electricity pricing, the United Party for National Development (UPND) has consistently provided sound alternatives aimed at giving consumers extended relief...

Fuel and Electricity Tariffs Hike Necessary, Electricity Tariffs Not Yet Cost Reflective

There has been a public outcry over fuel and electricity hikes announced by ERB. The PF government is cognisant of the impact the price hikes will have on the consumer and the economy at large. The depth of challenges...

The Legalization of Marijuana for Medicinal and Commercial Use is the Right Way to Go

By Antonio Mwanza On 16th December, 2019 the Government announced that cabinet had in principle legalized the cultivation, processing and sell of marijuana for medicinal and commercial purposes only. This announcement set social media ablaze with comments, memes and of...

Laura Miti: Activism or Suicidal Manipulation?

By Wilfred Sameta Laura Miti’s unnecessary altercation with the law in Livingstone where she allegedly went to carry out some “activism”, once again raises questions about the credibility of her type of activism. Ms Laura Miti is a political person. Her...

Legalisation of Marijuana Must Benefit Zambians, and Zambians First

By: Anthony Bwalya - UPND Member While the global copper market is worth just above $260 billion, with Zambia claiming just slightly above 4% of the global market, with net revenues of only round $500 - $700 million per annum...

HH will Not Participate in Politics of Exploitation, Sick Opportunism and Grandstanding

By: Anthony Bwalya - UPND Member Let us be very clear from the onset, and state that it is the primary preoccupation of President Hakainde Hichilema and indeed the United Party for National Development (UPND), that we should create a...

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140 Chingola Residents rushed health centers after their houses were spread with unknown chemicals

About 140 residents of Chingola were this morning rushed to various health centers across the district after their houses were last night spread with...

Government urged to unlock the water channels leading to Lunga District.

The Civil Society Scaling Up Nutrition Alliance has urged the government to provide financial support to the Lunga District Administration to start unlocking the...

Kamba reacts angrily to media reports questioning his source of funding for his Mansion in New Kasama.

PF Lusaka Province Secretary Kennedy Kamba has reacted angrily to media reports questioning his source of funding for the mansion he has built in...

Government has released K 4 Million towards the construction of the 113 kilometre Musaila-Lubwe Kasaba road

Government has released K 4 Million towards the construction of the 113 kilometre Musaila-Lubwe Kasaba road in Luapula Province. Housing and Infrastructure Development Minister Vincent...
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