Miyanda Cries For Media Coverage To His Party

Heritage party president Godfrey Miyanda has appealed to the media to be professional in their conduct during the election period. Brigadier General Miyanda has complained that the media does not seem to cover him the way other parties are covered. He says media should not take sides as this will disadvantage other political parties who […]

Nawakwi : Vote For Leaders Who Are Clear Thinkers

Forum for Democracy and Development leader Edith Nawakwi says Zambians should use the forthcoming elections to vote for leaders who are clear thinkers. Ms. Nawakwi says Zambia needs leaders who are clear thinkers and have a better vision for the country. She says Zambians cannot afford to have the same leaders who will continue retarding […]

Gaddafi Accepts Offer Of Vote To End Libya Conflict

Gaddafi Accepts Offer Of Vote To End Libya Conflict

Managua – Libya’s embattled leader Muammar Gaddafi is ready to hold elections to resolve the ongoing conflict in the North African country, Nicaragua’s president Daniel Ortega said late on Wednesday after meeting with a Libyan delegation. Ortega, a personal friend of Gaddafi, said the leftist Latin American bloc ALBA supported the move to allow Libyans […]

RB :It Will Be Difficult For MMD To Win In Southern Province

President Rupiah Banda says Monze District has been a difficult place for the ruling MMD to penetrate. Addressing an impromptu rally in Monze Sunday afternoon after officiating at the Fifth Rusangu University graduation ceremony, President Banda said Southern province and particularly Monze has been difficult for the ruling party to penetrate. “Monze has been difficult […]

2011 Comprehensive Total Number Of Registered Voters Per Province

Below is a comprehensive total number of registered voters per province of the nine provinces of Zambia for the 2011 Tripartite Elections. PROVINCE———- REG. VOTERS COPPERBELT——— -853,816 LUSAKA—————- -777,818 NORTHERN———– -667,532 EASTERN————– -652,104 SOUTHERN———– -648,298 CENTRAL————– -486,027: LUAPULA—————-417,149 WESTERN————- -401,438 NORTH WESTERN —- 319,134 TOTALS—————-5,223,316  

Kabimba : MMD List of Adopted Candidates Is The ‘Worst’ Since 1991

The Opposition Patriotic Front says the list of MMD adopted candidates in the 150 constituencies is the worst since 1991. PF secretary general WynterKabimba says as the MMD tries to fight for political survival, they have placed their hope on civil servants and some district commissioners to win the forthcoming general elections through the use […]

RB To Launch His Campaigns

RB To Launch His Campaigns

President Rupiah Banda will on Monday officially launch his presidential campaign for the September 20 general elections. Special Assistant to the President for Press and Public Relations Dickson Jere says the launch will be at the Intercontinental Hotel in Lusaka. Mr Jere says all are invited to listen to the President’s campaign message. He however […]

Cancel Printing Contract For Ballot Papers, ECZ Told

Cancel Printing Contract For Ballot Papers, ECZ Told

Anti Rigging Zambia has called on the Electoral Commission of Zambia to direct the cancellation of the contract with Universal Printing of South Africa for the printing of ballot papers for the forthcoming elections. In letter dated 29th July, 2011 the ECZ Chairperson, signed by Anti Rigging Zambia Chairman Willie Mubanga and Legal Director Kelvin […]

Libyan Rebel Commander Assassinated

Libyan Rebel Commander Assassinated

General Abdel Fatah Younes, a former senior official in Col. Gadhafi’s regime who defected to lead rebel forces, has been killed, according to the head of the rebel National Transitional Council. “With all sadness, I inform you of the passing of Abdel Fatah Younes, the commander-in-chief of our rebel forces,” NTC chief Mustafa Abdel Jalil […]