FODEP Urges Introducion Of Intra-Party Intergrity Committees

The Foundation for Democratic Process (FODEP) has called for the establishment of intra-party integrity committees to curb corruption in the electoral process. FODEP Executive Director Macdonald Chipenzi says there is need for political parties to collaborate in ensuring that issues of corruption, electoral malpractices and other Mal-administrations are reduced. Mr. Chipenzi says FODEP has continued […]

Fr Bwalya : Low Participation Of Women In Elections Is Due To The Failure By Politicians To Embrace Them

Get Involved Zambia Executive Director Father Frank Bwalya has attributed the low participation of women in the electoral process to the failure by politicians to actively engage them in election related issues.Father Bwalya says women have been discriminated against for a long time hence their reluctance to actively participate in the electoral process. He has […]

PF to write AU,UN over Rupiah’s eligibility to run for polls

PF to write AU,UN over Rupiah’s eligibility to run for polls

The Patriotic Front has threatened to write to the Southern African Developing community SADC, the African Union AU and the United Nation UN on whether the ruling MMD should go ahead and field President Rupiah Banda as its presidential candidate. PF Secretary General Winter Kabimba says the party wrote to the Law Association of Zambia […]

Chingola Clergyman Commends Govt’s Anti-Graft Efforts

A CHINGOLA clergyman has said the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) report on the reduction of corruption cases is an indication of the political will of the current Government. Life Gospel Fellowship Ministries International overseer Joseph Kazhila said in an interview from Ndola that President Rupiah Banda and the Government should be commended for the efforts in […]

Sata : We Wont Allow Them To Steal Our Votes Again

We wont allow them steal our votes again, Micheal Sata has warned. Sata says printing ballot papers outside Zambia does not give legitimacy to the electoral process. And Satasays, PFwill is dettermined to defend the votes and secure a peoploes victory in this years elections. He said he synpathized with the ECZ because it was […]

Sata : Dont Vote For Former PF ‘Rebel’ MPs

Patriotic front leader Michael Sata has questioned what the adopted rebel members of parliament would offer to the electorates if they were to be elected for the second time. Commenting on the adoption of the 5 former PF rebel MPS by the MMD party, opposition leader cautioned the people of Zambia against voting the rebel […]

ECZ Defends The Ballot Papers Printing Contract

Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) Director, Priscilla Isaacs defends ECZ’s decision to award the contract to print ballot papers to Universal printers, a South Africa company. She has explained that to the ECZ’s knowledge, Zambia has no capacity to locally print ballot papers. Ms Isaacs has further elaborated that more than 40 billion kwacha is […]

RB Launches His Campaigns….As He Attacks Sata

President Rupiah Banda Yesterday launched his campaigns with a vicious attack on Patriotic Front (PF) leader, Michael Sata. Mr Banda has further asked the electorate to give him their vote as recompense to the acclaimed economic developments. Speaking at the launch of the campaigns in Lusaka, Mr Banda also vowed to fight to win in […]

Man Burnt To Death In John Laing

A man suspected of being a thief has been burnt to death by an instant justice mob in Lusaka’s John Laing compound. The incident happened in the early hours of yesterday after the man was apprehended by area residents after an act of crime. The residents later started beating the man and later setting him […]

2011 Polls Voters Register Ready

The 2011 General Elections voters roll has been certified with total electorate base in excess of 5.1 million. Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) Director, Priscilla Isaacs has confirmed the development ahead of the polls on 20th September. Mrs Isaacs says almost 100 percent of the anomalies, noted during the verification exercise, have been corrected. The […]