Wynter’s Rainbow Suffers Massive Defections, Members Rejoin PF

RAINBOW Party Southern Province secretary Kelvin Chikwata has ditched the Wynter Kabimba-led opposition party and rejoined the Patriotic Front (PF). Mr Chikwata said yesterday that he has decided to rejoin the PF and contribute to national development. “I am here to table my resignation from Rainbow Party and I am rejoining the PF with immediate […]

PF To Win Polls Any Time, Declares Kambwili

GOVERNMENT says opposition political parties should understand that the announcement of the date for the general elections can only be made by President Lungu as the Constitution allows him to do so. Chief government spokesperson Chishimba Kambwili said in an interview at the weekend that even if President Lungu was to call for elections now, […]

HH: Govt’s Careless Talk Is What Is Scaring Investors

The opposition UPND has observed that government’s careless talk is what has been scaring investors to invest in Zambia. UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema has particularly accused President Edgar Lungu, PF Secretary General Davies Chama and Information and broadcasting Minister Chishimba Kambwili as some of the people that are incessant issuing statements that are discouraging investors […]

Kabimba: God Can’t Give Us A Chakolwa President

WYNTER Kabimba says he does not believe that a “chakolwa President” like Edgar Lungu is God-given. And Lundazi residents are angry with local police for denying Kabimba a permit to address them. Speaking to Rainbow Party members and Lundazi residents who welcomed him in the district, Kabimba, the party’s general secretary and its 2016 presidential […]

Kambwili Raps Hichilema

GOVERNMENT has described as demeaning sentiments attributed to United Party for National Development (UPND) president Hakainde Hichilema that Zambia has failed to attract foreign investment. Mr Hichilema made the remarks at the Global Investment in Africa Summit in London on Tuesday. He was quoted as saying that, “A heavy focus on the mining sector and […]

Lungu Appoints Scott

Lungu Appoints Scott

President Edgar Lungu has retained former PF and republican Vice President Guy Scott to the 56 member new look PF Central Committee. President Lungu has however retained Dr. Scott who was stripped of the PF vice Presidency at the height of the party succession dispute early this year as an ordinary Central Committee member. President […]

HH Insists That PF Is a One Term Project

UPND Leader Hakainde Hichilema says Zambians are now agreeing with him that the PF is a one term project as they are on the verge of exiting power. Mr. Hichilema says it is very clear that most Zambians have given up on the PF for running the country without a plan. Mr. Hichilema says keeping […]

Chipolopolo Beat Sudan In First Leg World Cup Qualifier

By Punch Chama Zambia beat Sudan 1-0 in the Fifa 2018 WorldCup Qualifier first leg match played at Marewa Stadium in Karima. Zesco United striker Winstone Kalengo got the only goal of the game in the 30th minute after capitalizing on a mistake from the Sudanese Defense. Its Zambia’s second ever win in Sudan and […]

Govt Directs FRA To Provide Millers With Maize

Govt Directs FRA To Provide Millers With Maize

Government has directed the Food Reserve Agency (FRA) to with immediate effect provide millers with maize grain in view of the limited availability of the grain on the market. The FRA will make available the maize grain to millers up to 30th April, 2016 at K80.00 per 50kg bag or K1,700 per metric ton. Agriculture […]

Don’t Play Victim, ZRA Tells Post Newspaper

THE Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) says The Post newspaper should pay the K16 million statutory debt instead of insinuating that the authority received instructions to seek payment the newspaper owes. ZRA said it conducts its operations without any undue influence from anyone, contrary to assertions by The Post that State House had a hand in […]