Chatham House Invites Siliya, Lungu

The Chatham House of the United Kingdom has invited Education Minister Dora Siliya and former Zambia Development Agency (ZDA) Director of Investment Promotions and Privatizations, Muhabi Lungu to a meeting where the duo is expected to speak on Zambia’s political and economic prospects. The meeting is scheduled to take place on 28th July 2011. This […]

Police Recover 2 Bodies Of The 8 Children Who Drowned In The Kafue River

Police have recovered 2 more bodies of the 8 children who drowned in the Kafue River in Mpongwe on Saturday evening. However Police are still searching for the other 6 bodies that are feared dead. The children met their fate when a dugout they were in capsized near Chief Machiyas palace in Mpongwe. The drowning […]

Man Eaten By A Lion Near His Home In Nyimba

Lantone Phiri was devoured by the man-eater as he was out walking in Nyimba, a remote town in the east of the southern African country. A passer-by found the man’s remains and alerted other members of their tribe. The attack comes at a time of year when lions are known to prowl near human territory […]

Fr. Bwalya : Civil Servants Adopted On MMD Should Resign

Civil servants that have been adopted to stand in this years elections must resign, says Fr Frank Bwalya. Commenting on the recent announced adoption of MMD Parliamentary candidates that include some civil servants to stand in this year’s elections, Fr Bwalya said their continued stay in office after joining active politics was immoral and illegal. […]

Kanema : The Delay In Announcing Election Date Amounts To Gross Corruption

The Zambia Youths Association in the fight against corruption has charged that the delay by president Rupiah Banda to announce the date for the general elections amounts to gross corruption. Association Executive Director Rickson Kanema charges that the delay in announcing the election date by President Banda and his cabinet ministers is because they want […]

Zambian People’s Pact Is An Extension Of The PF – CC

The Committee of Citizens says it is disappointed with some Non Governmental Organizations that are championing the change of government. And Committee of Citizens Executive Director Gregory Chifire has charged that the Peoples Pact is an extension of the opposition Patriotic Front. Mr. Chifire says it is wrong to call for a change of government […]

PF Youths Implored To Remain Calm And Embrace Adoption Process

Former Patriotic Front National Youth Secretary Eric Chanda has urged Patriotic Front Youths countrywide to remain calm, united and support the adoption process of parliamentary and local government candidates for the forth coming general elections. Chanda says not all preferred candidates shall be adopted hence the youths should rally behind the party and campaign for […]

Simataa Simataa Endorse RB For Presidency

Football Association Of Zambia (FAZ) ‘Rebel’ Simataa Simataa has endorsed the candidature of MMD Presidential candidate President Ruphia Banda. Simataa Simataa is a PF member. Meanwhile, a cross section of the PF leadership have since castigated Simataa’s remarks and questioned his membership. Simaata Simaata wants RB re-elected this year. “I personaly hope he (RB) gets […]

Five die in Lusaka bus accident

Five passengers died and several others were injured in a bus accident that happened on Kafue road in Lusaka’s Chilanga area last evening. The bus coming from Zimbabwe flipped after it tried to avoid an on coming truck that is said to have been using a wrong lane. The accident happened near mimosa in Chilanga […]

Sichinga : MMD Members Are Frustrated With RB’s Leadership

Economic consultant Bob Sichinga says that a number of MMD members are currently uncomfortable with the type of leadership being exhibited in the ruling party. Mr. Sichinga says that a number of the MMD members have observed that the party is not what it was in the past. He says that the MMD will see […]