Sata Says He’s Fit And Has Not Been Evacuated

Sata Says He’s Fit  And Has Not Been Evacuated

President Michael Sata says he is working, he’s fit, he’s fine and has not been evacuated. In a phone call to The Post yesterday morning, President Sata said reports that he was unwell and had been evacuated for treatment outside Zambia were false. “They are saying I have been evacuated, evacuated to where?” he asked. […]

Phiri Warns Teachers Against Engaging In Politics

Education minister Dr John Phiri has urged teachers in Siavonga district to desist from active politics but encouraged them to work extra hard. Speaking when he addressed teachers drawn from different schools within the district, Dr Phiri urged the teachers to refrain from politics and serve the government of the day. “As government, we are […]

SAD: HH Celebrates SATAs Rumoured Evacuation

Opposition UPND Tribal leader Hakainde Hichilema is reportedly happy with fake rumours going rounds that republican President Micheal Sata has been evacuated for health reasons. A source close to the tribal leader has disclosed that HH is positioning himself for what he terms as the “incoming Presidential by-election.” Instead of praying for hhim for good […]

Nevers Mumba Escapes Police In Masaiti

Police on the Copperbelt on Friday attempted to arrest MMD president Nevers Mumba who was in the province for party mobilisation after he held a meeting without police notification. And Copperbelt police commissioner, Joyce Kasosa, said the police did not go to arrest Mumba, but were merely doing their usual police duties of finding out […]

ZRA Seeks Tax From Kitwes ‘Black Mountain’

ZAMBIA Revenue Authority (ZRA) officers in Kitwe on Friday toured the mine dumpsite, commonly known as the black mountain, which is notorious for illegal mining activities. The ZRA officers want to ascertain who is generating money from the activities at the site to realise taxes for the authority. The team of officers from the ZRA […]

President SATA Takes Witness Stand In Defamation Case

President Michael Sata this morning made a surprise appearance at the Lusaka High Court to attend trial in the matter in which he has sued the Daily Nation newspapers for defamation in his personal capacity. This relate to an article published on 16th May 2012 in the Daily Nation alleged that the decision by the […]

HH Sought Alliance With Rupiah – Jere

UPND and Hakainde Hichilema sought a last-minute election pact with Rupiah Banda and the MMD in 2011, reveals Dickson Jere. And MMD deputy national secretary Chembe Nyangu said had the MMD agreed to the 50 per cent plus one vote threshold, the UPND would have been in a pact with them in 2011. But Hichilema […]

Kambwili Offers Himself to Miners, Disappointed With Shamenda

CHISHIMBA Kambwili says he is disappointed with the manner his labour counterpart, Fackson Shamenda, is handling miners’ affairs in Luanshya. But Shamenda says he has his own style of doing business and that he will not be instructed on how he should work. And Kambwili, the sports minister and Roan member of parliament, insinuated that […]