Nothing Will Destruct Me From Running For MISA-Zambia Presidency- Mpondamali

Nothing will destruct me from contesting the position of  Media Institute of Southern Africa(MISA) president, says Investigative Journalist Wilson Mpondamali  as he insists that his suspension from the board  was illegal and baseless. And Mpondamali has warned sacked Radio Phoenix News Editor Haive Hanguta to stop masquerading as a MISA Zambia board member because he […]

EU Hails Zambia Over Death Penalty

The European Union has commended Zambia for the 20-year practice of non-execution of the death penalty. Speaking at the European Union media event on the death penalty in Lusaka, EU Ambassador and head of delegation Alessandro Mariani says Zambia is amongst the 30 countries in the world that have abolished death penalty in practice and […]

Cholera Cases In Lusaka Continue To Rise

Cholera Cases In Lusaka Continue To Rise

Lusaka has recorded an increase in the number of cholera cases from 17 to 32 in the last twenty four hours. The worst hit areas include Chipata, Mazyopa, Kanyama and Ngombe compounds others are Kasenga village in Chisamba District. The current outbreak was declared on 6th October 2017, after laboratory confirmation of two initial cases […]

PeP Thank Fire Tender Protesters

PRESS STATEMENT No. 75 ISSUED ON 11th OCTOBER 2017: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 1. As Patriots for Economic Progress (PeP) we wish to take this opportunity to thank all citizens that overcame their respective political affiliations, fear and cowardice this morning, to join our protest march against the $42 million fire tender scandal. The protest started […]

PF Concerned With Statements From The Opposition

  _Lusaka, Zambia, 11th October 2017_ – The ruling Patriotic Front has taken note of recent statements made by opposition leaders on issues of national importance. As a party in government, we remain receptive to mature and meaningful criticism and open to constructive dialogue with members of the public including those that do not belong […]

I Am Sorry, Says Expelled Chengelo Pupil

I Am Sorry, Says Expelled Chengelo Pupil

EXPELLED Chengelo School pupil Jabulani Nhliziyo has apologised to Gawen Powell whom he and his colleague Mwila Hara assaulted last Friday. In a message posted on the school’s Facebook page today following his expulsion for brutalizing his friend, Jabulani stated that he was sorry for acting out of control. “It is with utmost remorse that […]

Mother Jailed For Burning Step-Son’s Buttocks

Mother Jailed For Burning Step-Son’s Buttocks

A 30-YEAR-OLD woman of Lusaka was yesterday sentenced to five years imprisonment for assaulting her step-child by making him seat on a hot brazier. Catherine Namonje was jailed for assaulting her 4-year-old stepson, Mate Musialike, on August 1 last year in Lusaka. Namonje had pleaded not guilty to the offence. But witnesses testified before the […]

HH Rebukes Diamond TV For Betraying Dr Saviour Chishimba

United Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema  opened old  wounds when he openly rebuked Diamond TV for setting up a trap for police to arrest his opposition counterpart Saviuor Chishimba of the United Progressive People (UPP) . Dr Chishimba confessed that Diamond TV employee Costa Mwansa sold him to the police when he […]