13 Families To Be Displaced In Chief Chiwala’s Area

More than ninety three farmers and at least thirteen families in Senior Chief Chiwala’s area in Masaiti District on the Copperbelt are expected to be displaced by the construction of a cement manufacturing factory. Dangote Group of Companies a Nigerian owned firm is expected to put up a cement manufacturing plant in the area. According […]

Ex-NAMBOARD Workers Threatened With Eviction

Defunct National Agricultural and Marketing Board (NAMBOARD) ex-workers are unhappy with the continued demands for them to vacate company houses they are occupying. The ex-workers claim that they have faced continued harassment from unknown people over the houses they have been occupying in Ndola’s Ndeke Township on the Copperbelt since 1975 when NAMBOARD was still […]

Kanyama Drainage Construction Resume Under Veep’s Office

Construction works on Lusaka’s Kanyama compound drainage system have resumed under the office of the Vice President. Recently the Lusaka City Council (LCC) revoked a contract from a local contactor PET GYB for alleged shoddy works. Lusaka District Commissioner Martha Mwitumwa confirmed that the office of the vice president has taken over the project from […]

MMD Ndola Parliamentary Contestants Unveiled

MMD National Vice-Treasurer Mwansa Mbulakulima has unveiled Ndola Parliamentary candidates for the 20th September election to the people. MMD is fielding Frank Ng’ambi in Chifubu constituency, Emmanuel Mulenga for Ndola Central, Kelvin Chaume will contest Bwana Mkubwa constituency while Rabson Kopulande contend the Kabushi seat. Addressing the gathering in Ndola’s Chifubu area, Mr. Mbulakulima called […]

UNZASU : Government Should Ensure Quality Works

The University of Zambia Students Union (UNZASU) has urged government to ensure that shoddy works are avoided during the construction of the new hostels. The Union has further urged government to ensure that works are done on time. UNZASU spokesperson Beatrice Nakazwe says good workmanship will guarantee good infrastructure that is expected to last long. […]

Heritage Party (HP) Accuse RB For Deception

Opposition Heritage Party (HP) has charged that the announcement of the election date by President Rupiah Banda was surrounded by deception. Party spokesperson Michael Kanguya says claims by President Banda to wait for Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) to prepare itself was part of the gimmick to allow the MMD campaign using public resources. Pastor […]

2011 Comprehensive Total Number Of Registered Voters Per Province

Below is a comprehensive total number of registered voters per province of the nine provinces of Zambia for the 2011 Tripartite Elections. PROVINCE———- REG. VOTERS COPPERBELT——— -853,816 LUSAKA—————- -777,818 NORTHERN———– -667,532 EASTERN————– -652,104 SOUTHERN———– -648,298 CENTRAL————– -486,027: LUAPULA—————-417,149 WESTERN————- -401,438 NORTH WESTERN —- 319,134 TOTALS—————-5,223,316  

RB Bestowed With Honoray Doctorate Degree In Political Science

The Rusangu University formerly called Zambia Seventh Day Adventist University (ZAU) has conferred on President Rupiah Banda an honorary Doctorate Degree in political Science. Making the announcement of President Banda’s new title Sunday during the Fifth Rusangu University graduation ceremony, University Vice Chancellor Professor Mutuku Mutinga said President Banda had contributed greatly to the economic […]

Nyimba Bus accident : Operators Summoned

Government has summoned the operators of the Scania Bus and a light truck which were involved in the accident to appear before the Road Transport and Safety Agency on Tuesday at 10:00 hours. And preliminary investigations into the Nyimba road accident that claimed 35 lives have revealed high levels of negligence on the part of […]

Am Ready For Competition – Kakoma

Former Zambezi west member of parliament Charles Kakoma says he is ready and willing to face his competitors from other political parties in the forthcoming elections. Mr. Kakoma says during his term as area member of parliament, he did his ground works in preparation for the elections. He said in an interview that he is […]