UPND Declares Readiness For FRESH ELECTIONS If SATA Dissolves Parliament Anytime

OPPOSITION United Party For National Development (UPND) has challenged Republican President Michael Sata to dissolve Parliament and call for fresh elections saying it is very much ready for fresh elections. UPND Vice President Richard Kapita was speaking and disclosed this at a press briefing Friday morning 10/28 on which one MMD member by the name […]

SATA Threatens To Dissolve Parliament

SATA Threatens To Dissolve Parliament

REPUBLICAN President Michael Sata has threatened to dissolve the National Assembly in accordance with Article 88 if the Opposition continues to act unreasonable by frustrating his efforts to govern the country. Article 88(5) c the president can dissolve the National Assembly at any time. Speaking at a swearing-in-ceremony at State House on Thursday, Mr. Sata […]

MMD Demand Immediate Release Of Seized Motor Vehicles By Police

OPPOSITON Movement for Multi-Party Democracy (MMD) has contested the seizure of its one hundred and one motor vehicles. The party has lamented that its vehicles have been indiscriminately targeted by Patriotic Front-PF members and the Zambia Police Service. This is according to the petition filed in the Lusaka High Court by MMD National Secretary Richard […]

KUNDA Says It’s A Deserved PF Victory

THE people of Zambia spoke loudly that they wanted change in the last elections, George Kunda has said. During the debate on a motion moved by Vice-President Guy Scott asking the House to approve the abolition and establishment of government ministries and departments established by the President Michael Sata, Kunda urged the PF government to […]

10 UPND Senior Members Defect To PF

TEN senior United Party for National Development (UPND) members – who hail from Western Province – have resigned from their party to join the ruling Patriotic Front (PF). The UPND members who were led by former party deputy secretary general and UPND president Hakainde Hichilema’s campaign co-ordinator and strategist, Sikwindi Situla defected to the PF […]

HH Says SATA Has Betrayed Lozi’s By Failing To Restore 1964 Barotseland Agreement

HH Says SATA Has Betrayed Lozi’s By Failing To Restore 1964 Barotseland Agreement

UNITED Party for National Development (UPND) President Hichilema says President Sata has betrayed his electoral campaign vow on restoration of 1964 Barotseland Agreement once the Patriotic Front (PF) took over the reins of power. Meanwhile, Hichilema is pleased that pronouncements that President Sata will oversee the enactment of people driven constitution is a step in […]

HH Pledges To Protect Rupiah

HH Pledges To Protect Rupiah

POSTZAMBIA — UPND’s Hakainde Hichilema has pledged to protect former president Rupiah Banda from having his immunity lifted. And PF secretary Wynter Kabimba has described Hichilema as a greedy leader who specialises in taking over political parties of deceased leaders. Highly-placed sources in both parties have confirmed that the two leaders have since agreed to […]