THE POST Finishes HH, Describes Him As An Opinionated Politician As They Praise SATA

The Post newspaper has described United Party for National Development (UPND) leader, Hakainde Hichilema as an opinionated politician who should not be followed by those who are serious to get to their destination. “We congratulate judge Dr Patrick Matibini, State Counsel, on his election as Speaker of our National Assembly. Our members of parliament made […]

Police Seize Over 1000 Bicycles From Ex-Finance Minister’s Home

Police Seize Over 1000 Bicycles From Ex-Finance Minister’s Home

POLICE in Lusaka yesterday confiscated over 1000 bicycles from the home of former Minister for Finance and National Planning Situmbeko Musokotwane, in Makeni area. Police spokesperson Ndandula Siamana said the service decided to investigate following a tip off from members of public. She said the police had to confiscate the bicycles to ascertain how they […]

BREAKING NEWS : Commotion At Chambishi Copper Smelter ‘Erupt’ As Workers Block Kitwe-Chingola Road

BREAKING NEWS : Commotion At Chambishi Copper Smelter ‘Erupt’ As Workers Block Kitwe-Chingola Road

COMMOTION arose this morning when more than 800 workers at Zambia’s Chinese-owned Chambishi Copper Smelter on the Copperbelt Province downed tools demanding a pay rise and improved conditions of service, bringing production at the plant to a halt. A Tumfweko check found workers outside the plant chanting anti-management slogans and this morning blocked the Kitwe-Chingola […]

TAZARA MD Offers Resignation Letter As He Fears ‘Shame’ Of Being ‘Swept Off’

Tanzania Zambia Railways (TAZARA) Managing Director, Akashambatwa Mbikusita Lewanika has offered a resignation letter to republican president Micheal Chilufya Sata. Akashambatwa said he deccided to offer his resignation letter because it requires political will to run an institution like TAZARA. BUT, sources have disclosed to tumfweko that Akashambatwa’s resignation offer letter was just one way […]

Zambia Army Commander ‘Chopped Off’

Zambia Army Commander ‘Chopped Off’

Republican President Michael Sata has fired Zambia Army Commander, General Wisdom Lopa. And president Sata has appointed Press Association of Zambia (PAZ) vice president Amos Chanda as chief analyst for press, Tumfweko has been briefed. President Sata has also fired deputy army commander and chief of staff Colonel V.M Mukanda. He has replaced army commander […]

Fuel Pump Prices Reduced With ‘Immediate Effect’ From Midnight

Zambia will scrap a levy on fuel used to fund strategic reserves, which will now be the sole responsibility of the government, Energy Minister Christopher Yaluma said on Friday today. “The onus of holding fuel will go into the hands of government. The government will take that risk and will ensure that we do not […]

MMD Runs Bankruptcy

Political Analyst Dante Saunders has charged that the Movement for Multi party Democracy (MMD) has gone bankrupt as can be seen from the seizure of its property by bailiffs assigned by NAPSA. In an interview with HOT FM, Saunders noted that MMD is experiencing a clear indication that the former ruling party was using tax […]

PF To Petition Four C/Belt Seats Lost To MMD

THE ruling Patriotic Front (PF) on the Copperbelt says it will next week petition election results in the four rural constituencies it lost to the MMD in last month’s 9/20 elections. The PF plans to petition election results for the Lufwanyama, Mpongwe, Masaiti and Kafulafuta parliamentary seats, according to the government controlled Daily Mail. The […]

RB Used RDA To ‘Over-Procure’ More Than K4 Trillion On Road Works

HE Rupiah Banda administration over-procured road works through the Road Development Agency by over K4 trillion in its election campaign-motivated urban and township projects, sources have disclosed. The RDA board which was dissolved by President Michael Sata for alleged corrupt practices is reported to have also influenced the award of a contract to tar the […]

ZNBC Director General Fired And Sacked

ZNBC  General Director Eddie Mupeso has been fired and sacked with immediate effect. Hot Fm Manger Joe Chilaizya is new director general of ZNBC. And ZNBC director of programmes has also been fired and sacked with veteran broadcaster, Kenneth Maduma taking over as new director of programmes. Information Broadcasting and tourism Minister Given Lubinda announced […]