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 […]

Sakwiba, Kavindele, Join RB’s Campaign Team

MMD Presidential Aspirant and republican President, Rupiah Banda Thursday afternoon addressed a pubic rally in Malambanyama area in Chibombo district, a day after he successfully filed in his nomination papers. And President Banda says he is still not satisfied with success of the MMD. President Dr Banda has asked the people of Chibombo for another […]

Chipimo Calls For Scrutiny Of Leaders

National Restoration Party (NAREP) president Elias Chipimo has called on Zambians to scrutinize leaders aspiring for political office in this year’s elections. Mr. Chipimo who filed in his presidential nomination papers on Monday has charged that time has come to usher in office a government that will bring a new approach to the current politics […]

RB Expected In Chibombo Tomorrow For Campaigns

MMD Presidential Aspirant and republican President is tomorrow Thursday expected to leave for Chibombo District in Central Province for a one-day visit where, among other things, he is scheduled to address a public rally. His spokesperson Dickson Jere has explained that this will be President Banda’s first rally after successfully filing his nomination as Presidential […]

Mpombo : PF Is Winning The Elections And Wil Form Government

Former Defence Minister and Kafulafuta area Member of Parliament George Mpombo has declared victory for the opposition Patriotic Front in the forthcoming polls while urging Republican President Rupiah Banda to prepare his exit from office. Speaking in an interview, Mr. Mpombo says President Banda has failed the Zambian people as his three years at the […]

UPND Cadres: We Wont Vote For HH If Adopted MP Is Not Withdrawn

Over 600 UPND members in Monze’s Moomba constituency have petitioned the National Management Committee-NMC against the third term for Hon. Vitalis Mooya. In a letter dated August 8,2011 and signed by Constituency Chairman Jones Mweemba Mweemba, the members told its NMC that they don’t want any third term for Hon. Mooya. ”We are the voters […]