RB Vows To Defeat Sata Again

President Rupiah Banda has expressed optmism of defeating Patriotic Front (PF) leader Micheal Sata, yet again, in this year’s polls. President Banda dismissed calls by PF leader Mr. Michael Sata over his parentage because they were immature for a leader aspiring to be a leader of this nation. Mr. Banda says he was proud that […]

Un-Adopted PF MPs Turn To MMD

Three un-adopted aspiring parliamentary candidates of the patriotic front (PF) have with immediate effect resigned from the party and joined the ruling Movement for Multi-Party democracy (MMD). The three members are Justin Mumba of Nyimba in Eastern province, Mable Ngulube of Bwacha constituency in Central province and Luanshya’s Gillian Jere. The trio has bemoaned lack […]

Muhabi Shunned As He Tries To Campaign In Morning Traffic

MMD Lusaka Central candidate Muhabi Lungu has resorted to taking advantage of morning traffic to campaign to motorists who are rushing for work. Lungu a former Zambia Development Agency (ZDA) director of investment promotions and privatizations, was found at the traffic lights at United Nations Avenue and Independence avenue Junction campaigning from vehicle to vehicle […]

Unknown MMD Cadres Assault PF Cadres

Unknown MMD Party cadres have been accused of assaulting opposition Patriotic Front (PF) cadres in Lusaka’s Mandevu compound. The assaulted PF cadres have since reported the matter to Emmasdale police station. According to medical reports made available to Muvi Tv, Angela Mulenga, Levy James Phiri and Orient Siabula were assaulted by people known to them. […]

Chifire : Sata Under Declared His Assets And So, His Candidature Should Be Nullified

Committee of Citizens executive director Gregory Chifire has called for the nulification of PF president Michael Sata’s candidature for allegedly under-declaring his assets and misleading the public. And Mr Chifire says he will today petition Chief Justice Ernest Sakala on Mr Sata’d declaration of assets. “Mr Sata’s candidature should be nullified because he did not […]

Five Ditch UPND And File In As Independent Candidates

Five parliamentary candidates have resigned from the opposition UPND and have since filed in their nominations as independent candidates following the party’s decision to leave them out of adoption. The five candidates have accused party president Hakainde Hichilema of adopting unpopular candidates he has close relation with. One of the five candidates Joshua Ng’andu who […]

No Party Will Win Over 60 Seats, Predicts Milupi

ADD leader Charles Milupi has predicted that no party will manage to get over 60 seats of the 150 seats in parliament in the forthcoming elections. Mr. Milupi notes that the next parliament will have to form a coalition and agree on a common agenda to ensure that bills introduced pass through. The opposition leader […]

10 Presidential Aspirants To Scramble For Plot One

In what appeared would be probably the highest number of contenders for plot one for this year’s 20th September polls, the final contestants are down to 10 compared to eleven in 2001. Although 17 parliamentary candidates had earlier indicated they would battle it out through the ballot for state house this year, the filing in […]

PF Official List Of Adopted Parliamentary Candidates

The Patriotic Front has officially released the list of its parliamentary candidates for this year’s elections. Below is a full list of the Candidates CENTRAL PROVINCE 1. Osward Chuulu  Chisamba 2. Patricia Chileshe Mwashingwele Katuba 3. Catherine Chilonda Keembe 4.Sydney Mushanga  Bwacha 5. James Kapyanga  Kabwe Central 6. Eddie C. Musonda  Kapiri Mposhi 7. Ingrid […]

MMD : Opposition Failure To Announce Candidates Is Sign Of Defeat

The ruling Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) says the delay by the opposition political parties to announce their adopted parliamentary candidates is a sign of defeat. MMD acting secretary general Chembe Nyangu wonders what has delayed the announcement of candidates by the opposition when they were pressurizing president Rupiah Banda to dissolve parliament and announce […]