ACC Should Tell The Effect Of UPG’s Corruption On Polls

Patriotic Front chairman for local government Given Lubinda says it is entirely up to the Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) to determine whether the alleged corruption involving employees of UPG and ECZ will affect the forthcoming general elections. Mr. Lubinda says he only hopes the ACC will inform the nation whether it is happy with the […]

Lubinda : I Didnt See It Fit To Lodge Complaint Against UPG To ACC

Patriotic Front chairman for local government Given Lubinda says he does not see it fit to formally lodge a complaint against Universal Printing Group’s corruption allegations to the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) when he know that the commission already has the rightful information about the matter. Mr. Lubinda states that there is nothing to report to […]

Government Repays $5 billion ‘Plundered’ Donor Money

Government has finally reimbursed the US$ 5billion to the global fund which was reportedly misappropriated at the Ministry of Health. Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary Peter Mwaba said the reimbursed of US$ 5 billion follows a successful audit process that was conducted at the Ministry. Dr. Mwaba told Journalists at a media briefing in Lusaka […]

Zambia Police Condemned

The Foundation for Democratic Process (FODEP) has condemned intentions by the Zambia Police service to collaborate with the Zimbabwe police in policing the 2011 general elections. FODEP executive Director MacDonald Chipenzi says such an action will undermine public confidence in the police service. Mr. Chipenzi states that the story in the Herald Newspaper of Zimbabwe […]

Libyan Rebels Claim They Will Topple Gaddafi By The End Of August

Libya’s rebel leader has promised to hand over power to an elected assembly within eight months of the collapse of Muammar Gaddafi’s regime. Sketching out the country’s path to democracy, after the end of Gaddafi’s 42-year reign, Mustafa Abdel Jalil, chair of the National Transitional Council, sought to draw a line under questions about the […]

Chriticles Mwansa Booed As Mwata Kazembe Gets Annoyed

Mwata Kazembe has barred PF members from campaigning for their party, well-placed sources in Mwansabombwe have disclosed. The sources said Mwata Kazembe called PF members, who were reported to have booed MMD Mwansabombwe parliamentary candidate Dr Chriticles Mwansa, to his palace yesterday morning and warned them to stop ttheir activities and campaigns for the PF. […]

Magande Dismisses As False Defection Reports

National Movement Progressive Party (NMP) President Ngandu Magande has dismissed media reports suggesting that his members yesterday defected to join the ruling Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD). Mr. Magande says it is impossible to tell those that defected to the MMD were genuine NMP members especially that the party has no party cards. He says […]

Explain Zambia-Zimbabwe Police Cooperation, Kabonde Told

The Southern African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (SACCORD) has demanded the Zambia police service to clearly state to the nation what kind of cooperation they want to engage with the Zimbabwe republican police. SACCORD says it is concerned with media reports that the Zambia police force is likely to partner with the […]

Company Used By UPG To Bribe And Corrupt ECZ Officers Named

A former employee of Venturefin Limited has disclosed that UPG, a south african company contracted to print ballot papers for next month’s general elections used the company to channel bribes to some officers at ECZ. The employee further said that what Lubinda has been saying concerning UPG and the revelation of a stanbic bank account […]