Let Pilato Sing His Song

Let Pilato Sing His Song

The Patriotic Front on Tuesday gave satirical singer Chama Fumba, a.k.a Pilato, a 48-hour ultimatum in which to withdraw his controversial song “Koswe Mumpoto”. They claim the song is “insulting, provocative, degrading and outside the province of one’s entitlement to freedom of expression”. “We vehemently disagree with the offensive lyrics as they are designed to […]

Lubinda: It Is Possible To Hold Referendum Before 2021

Lubinda: It Is Possible To Hold Referendum Before 2021

Justice Minister Given Lubinda says it is possible to hold another referendum on the bill of rights before 2021 provided resources are available. Mr. Lubinda says he is aware that various stakeholders are calling on government to hold a referendum before 2021, but that government has no money at the moment. And Mr. Lubinda says […]

Chingola Man Kills His Mother’s Lover

Chingola Man Kills His Mother’s Lover

Police in Chingola have arrested a 20-year-old man for allegedly killing a 49-year-old man whom he found having sex with his mother. In a statement, Police spokesperson Esther Katongo says Danny Mushitu of Matimpa area allegedly hit Lesford Saidi of Kasompe with a brick and plank after finding the latter having carnal knowledge of his […]

Miles Sampa Rejoins PF

Miles Sampa Rejoins PF

Former Commerce, Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Miles Sampa has rejoined the ruling Patriotic Front with a pledge to support President Edgar Lungu. The Former Democratic Front (DF) Leader has advised those leaving the ruling party out of frustration to realize that there are worse frustrations outside the ruling party. Mr. Sampa is also advising […]

Sycophant Tayali Says Dora Siliya Is Worst Performing Minister

Sycophant Tayali Says Dora Siliya Is Worst Performing Minister

Political Sycophant who is Economic and Equity Party (EEP) president Chilufya Tayali has charged that Agriculture Minister Dora Siliya is the worst performing minister the agriculture sector has ever had. Mr Tayali says Ms. Siliya has messed up the Agriculture sector in 2017. He tells Q News that 2018 paints a gloomy picture for the […]

PF Cadres Attack NDC Officials At 5fm Radio, Damage Vehicles

PF Cadres Attack NDC Officials At 5fm Radio, Damage Vehicles

Suspected Patriotic Front cadres today attacked newly formed National Democratic Congress officials at 5fm radio in Lusaka where they were scheduled to appear on a live program. And NDC Spokesman Erick Chanda fired shots into the air to disperse a horde of cadres that stormed 5FM. 5FM was scheduled to feature NDC Consultant and PF […]

Wada: We Have What It Takes for CHAN

Wada: We Have What It Takes for CHAN

CHIPOLOPOLO coach Wedson Nyirenda says Zambia has what it takes to deliver at the forthcoming 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) in Morocco. And Nyirenda has summoned 30 players to commence preparations for the tournament, including handing a debut call-up to National Assembly striker Gamphani Lungu, whose 18 goals helped his side bounce back to the […]

Luo Explains Award of Degrees

Luo Explains Award of Degrees

HIGHER education minister Professor Nkandu Luo says her ministry is saddened by some people’s desire to use titles which they have not worked for. In a ministerial statement in Parliament on Monday, Prof Luo outlined three categories of people that could be recognised as having achieved doctorate degrees. She said a medical doctor or somebody […]

Late FRA Payments Irks Farmers In Shiwang’andu District

Late FRA Payments Irks Farmers In Shiwang’andu District

Some farmers in Shiwang’andu District in Muchinga Province have complained that the failure by the Food Reserve Agency to pay them their money has greatly affected their preparedness for this farming season. The farmers have complained to Q- News via telephone that since they delivered their maize to the FRA in August, they have not […]