MDP Backs PF Query Over RB’s Parentage

Movement for Democratic Process (MDP) has backed the stance by the Patriotic Front to write to SADC, the African Union AND United Nations over the parentage of President Rupiah Banda. In an interview, MDP president Reverend Selestine Chomba says all persons vying for the presidential seat should verify their nationality as required by the Zambian […]

Adoptions Give UPND Headache

Adoptions Give UPND Headache

The United Party for National Development (UPND) is believed to be having a headache on which parliamentary candidates to field in Siavonga, Monza Namwala and Sesheke constituencies. This has resulted in the delay in announcing party’s parliamentary candidates which is now expected to be made this Sunday, 7th August, 2011. Reliable Sources within the party […]

RB’s Ex. Employees Seek Terminal Benefits

Over 30 former workers of the defunct Robert Hudson Company owned by President Banda are demanding payment of their terminal benefits and salary arrears dating back to 2001. Speaking on behalf of the ex-employees, Dezideria Mwanza Chimfwembe, whose husband worked for the company but could not be part of group because he was sick, said […]

Lubinda : ECZ Engaged Printer Has A Record Of Corruption And Bribery

Lubinda : ECZ  Engaged  Printer Has A Record Of  Corruption And Bribery

Given Lubinda says the company engaged to print the ballot papers for next month’s elections has a record of bribery and corruption. And Lubinda has challenged ECZ chairperson justice Ireen Mambilima and Anti Corruption Commission director general Godfrey Kayukwa to explain what they know about corruption involving Universal Print group (UPG), a South African firm […]

Miyanda Cries For Media Coverage To His Party

Heritage party president Godfrey Miyanda has appealed to the media to be professional in their conduct during the election period. Brigadier General Miyanda has complained that the media does not seem to cover him the way other parties are covered. He says media should not take sides as this will disadvantage other political parties who […]

Saki Attacks Sata, PF Over RB’s Parentage

United Liberal Party president Sakwiba Sikota says the Patriotic Front and its leader Michael Sata are clearly showing the nation that they are not prepared and ready to run the country by engaging in unfruitful debates over President Rupiah Banda’s parentage. Mr Sikota in a statement released to QFM says the PF and Mr Sata […]

Man Kills Wife Over Child Parantage

A 27-Year-old woman of John Howard compound has been stabbed to death by her husband after a quarrel over their one year old daughter. The woman identified as Dailes Bubala was stabbed by her husband after she told him that he was not the father to their daughter. A ZNBC crew that rushed to the […]

Abortion Cases Rise In Nakonde District

Health authorities in Nakonde district, Northern province have expressed concern over the increased cases of abortions and fire related accidents in the border town. Nakonde District Medical Officer Mike Chisha said the district has in the recent past recorded an increase in the cases of abortions. Dr. Chisha said fire related accidents have also risen […]

Man Killed By Mentally Challenged Man

A mentally challenged person on the Copperbelt has killed a man by hitting him with a piece of wood on the head. Ms Siamana has explained that the incident happened today along the Kitwe-Chingola road. She has identified the deceased as Nicholas Bwalya of K.T.C village Kawama adding that he was attacked in the morning […]

Police Officer Arrested On Assault Charges

A Lusaka police officer has been arrested and charged for allegedly beating a woman civilian of Matero police camp. Police Service spokesperson, Ndandula Siamana has named the respective officer as Constable Brian Munkonkota, who assaulted Susan Daka on 2nd July this year. The incident happened after Constable Munkonkota poured water on Mrs Daka’s daughter, who […]