Resign as Provincial Chairperson or i will Fire, Mwila Warns Lazarous Chungu

Resign as Provincial Chairperson or i will Fire, Mwila Warns Lazarous Chungu

Ruling Patriotic Front Secretary General, Davies Mwila has demanded the immediate resignation of Northern Province Chairperson, Lazarus Chungu. This follows the loss of Ilambo Ward in Lupososhi Constituency in Luwingu. Chungu is the area Member of Parliament and Provincial Minister. In a terse statement issued by PF Media Director, Sunday Chanda which read; “I have […]

Govt Clears Air On Payments Made to Eskom For Power Imports

Govt Clears Air On Payments Made to Eskom For Power Imports

Government says the Cost of the Imported Electricity from Eskom in South Africa has been paid by state power utility company Zesco and not the central government. Responding to Criticism that Government has not been Transparent in the Power Purchase Deal from Eskom, Energy Minister Mathew Nkhuwa has told Phoenix News that Zesco used its […]

Litunga Holding Talks With President Lungu

Litunga Holding Talks With President Lungu

The Litunga of Barotseland Lubosi Imwiko II is in Lusaka to finalise and negotiate the Barotseland agreement restoration. President Lungu personally called the Litunga to go to Lusaka and finalise the deals. This happened after he was told that people are planning to go for independence. Litunga is bathing in money while his people are […]

Parliament Deferes Bill 10

Parliament Deferes Bill 10

Consideration of the second reading of Bill No. 10 has been deferred to February 2020. Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly Catherine Namugala granted the request after Acting Justice Minister Stephen Kampyongo requested for the deferment citing the need to concentrate on debating the 2020 national budget. The controversial Bill Number 10 which has passed […]

Mwanza West PF Secretary Ditches PF to Join UPND

Mwanza West PF Secretary Ditches PF to Join UPND

Mwanza West Ward Patriotic Front (PF), Secretary in Monze Chileya Moonga has ditched the PF and joined the Opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) with immediate effect. Mr Moonga explained that he has resigned from PF to UPND because of violence which is being perpetrated by PF cadres and because of the bad type […]

Chipata High Court Hears Witchdoctor Failed Jab

Chipata High Court Hears Witchdoctor Failed Jab

The Chipata High Court has heard how a witchdoctor of Chipata’s Chile Village in Paramount Chief Mpezeni’s area allegedly murdered and beheaded a man, who went to demand for his cow, after the witchdoctor failed to fulfil his promise. One of the witnesses Saindani Phiri aged 26, a son to the deceased, Tilivelio Phiri told […]

Chililabombwe Man Caught Having Sex with Sheep

Chililabombwe Man Caught Having Sex with Sheep

An 18 year old man of Chililabombwe district has been arrested after he was allegedly found having sex with a sheep. Copperbelt Commissioner of Police Charity Katanga has confirmed the incident in an interview saying the matter was reported by Robby Kavula of Kawama Township in Kasumbalesa who found the suspect in action. She said […]

Fuel Pump Price Increment Eminent

Fuel Pump Price Increment Eminent

Energy Minister Mathew Nkhuwa has disclosed that fuel pump prices increment is eminent. Mr Nkhuwa says this is due to the depreciation of the kwacha in the recent past. The Kwacha is currently trading at k14.80 against the US dollar. But the Energy Minister has told journalists in Lusaka today that the Energy Regulation Board-ERB- […]

TIZ Pleads With MPs to Vote Against Bill 10

TIZ Pleads With MPs to Vote Against Bill 10

As the constitution amendment bill number 10 comes up for second reading in parliament tomorrow, transparency international Zambia-TIZ- has asked all well-meaning members of parliament not to vote for enactment of the law. Speaking at a media briefing held alongside other civil society organisations in Lusaka this morning, TIZ executive director Wesley Chibamba said bill […]