UPND Questions The Continued Closure Of Radio Lyambai

The United Party for National Development (UPND) on the Copperbelt has questioned the motive behind the continued closure of Radio Lyambai in Mongu especially that the country is headed for the tripartite elections.Provincial spokesperson Kennedy Kalunga says the party finds the closure of Radio Lyambai in Mongu to be totally unacceptable considering the fact that […]

Government Is To Blame For The Failed Constitution

Mufulira Resident Joe Mwale has charged that the government has neglected its people for failing to provide a constitution that meets the peoples aspirations.Speaking to flava fm , Mr. Mwale noted that the government has remained selfish in wanting to provide a constitution that favors the people. He says the government has an obligation to […]

Government rules out local printing of ballots

Works and Supply Minister, Gabriel Namulambe has acknowledged that security cannot be guaranteed if ballot papers were to be locally printed. This is in the backdrop of electoral stakeholders concerns over the printing of ballots in a foreign country. Mr Namulambe however says government is soon to spend 46 billion kwacha on security installations at […]

DEC Intensifies Operations On Drug Traffickin

The Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) has intensified its operations in view of the SADC drug cartel planning to set up base in Zambia. DEC Public Relations manager John Nyawali has disclosed in an interview. Mr. Nyawali says the commission is strengthening its operations to prevent the recruitment of women whom he says are major targets […]

Government urged to engage university students in the dialogue process of Diploma bursaries

The Copperbelt University Students Union (COBUSU) has urged the government to begin to engage Diploma students at both CBU and the University of Zambia in dialogue over what it terms sky-rocketing tuition fees at higher learning institutions. COBUSU Secretary General Anthony Bwalya says sustained dialogue done in good faith, through honest opinion sharing and a […]

Government Driver Carrying MMD Material Flees Mob(updated)

A govenrment driver was on Thursday forced to speed off, after a mob of angry Livingstone residents surrounded a vehicle he was using to distribute MMD Chitenge Materials to malamba market. Southern province Pf chairperson Joseph Akufumba who rushed to the market after his secretary Roy Mangalelwa alerted him pf the presnces of the government vehicle, he said the MMD levels of abusing governentm […]

President Banda warns ZAF officers of HIV/AIDS dangers

President Rupiah Banda has warned the newly-graduated Zambia Air Force (ZAF) officers to guard against contracting HIV/AIDS. The President said this in Livingstone today when he officiated at the commissioning parade of graduating ZAF officer cadets who have just completed one year of military and professional training. The president, who is also Commander-In-Chief of the […]

CHIEF MPEZENI ENDORSE SATA

Leaks in from Chipata have revealed that the Ngoni chief Mpezeni has just endorsed PF leader Michael Sata. This happened about 45 minutes ago when Sata and his entourage visited the chief at his Empadukeni palace. Sata with his team that included Given Lubinda and other PF MPs arrived at the palace at about 09:30 […]

Evelyn Hone Students Boo Peter Daka

SCIENCE and Technology minister Peter Daka was today booed by angry Evelyn Hone students. This was during a graduation ceremony at which he officiated as a guest of honour. The students were riled by Peter Daka’s scathing attacks on the Patriotic Front (PF) leader Michael Sata. “Government appreciates your achievement as young graduates. Should we […]