Zambians Will Know My True Colours When I Win – Lungu

ZAMBIANS will know my true colours when they give me state power on Tuesday, says Edgar Lungu. And Lungu, the PF presidential candidate in tomorrow’s election, says there is no leader who can govern a broken nation, and has asked his supporters to be peaceful as they go to vote in tomorrow’s election. Addressing a […]

Reuters News Agency Analysis Places Edgar Lungu Ahead In 20th Jan Presidential Race

2015.LUSAKA, January (Reuters) – Zambian lawyer Edgar Lungu’s rapid rise from backroom politician to presidential front-runner in one of Africa’s most promising frontier markets has revealed tactical nous and a steely determination that few knew lay beneath his quiet exterior. The ruling Patriotic Front (PF) candidate goes into the copper producer’s Jan. 20 presidential by-election […]

It’s Bye Bye For PF On Tuesday -UPND

No matter how many negative statements they make, it is bye bye for the PF on Tuesday because people will put an end to its madness, says the UPND. Reacting to Dora Siliya’s statement in which she said the UPND should forget about winning Tuesday’s presidential election, party deputy spokesperson Cornelius Mweetwa said Siliya was […]

It’s Wrong For Munkombwe To Encourage Tribal Politics -RB

It’s Wrong For Munkombwe To Encourage Tribal Politics -RB

Former President Rupiah Banda says PF candidate Edgar Lungu’s chances of winning next week’s presidential election are good. Mr. Banda says from the places he has been Mr. Lungu stands a good chance of winning Tuesday’s election. He was speaking to journalists at the Kenneth Kaunda International Airport shortly after he arrived from Solwezi. Mr. […]

Must Read: Let the Truth be Told—The UPND–Munkombwe Drama

When I read the United Party for National Development (UPND) statement disassociating “itself from tribal comments made at the Choma rally by Southern Province Minister Daniel Munkombwe,” I was astounded. For a while, I wondered who Dipak Patel was taking for a kid. Mr Munkombwe just told the truth—Zambians will “vote on tribal lines”— Tongas […]

RB Is NOT PF,We Don’t Expect To See Him In Our Cabinet -Simuusa

RB Is NOT PF,We Don’t Expect To See Him In Our Cabinet -Simuusa

Rupiah Banda is not a member of the Patriotic Front and we don’t expect to see him in our Cabinet, says agriculture minister Wylbur Simuusa. And PF secretary general Davies Chama wonders how Banda can accept a lower position when he served the country as Republican President. Simuusa, who is also Nchanga PF member of […]

Maureen Mwanawasa Ordered To Pay Back K1.2 Million She Swindled NGO

Maureen Mwanawasa Ordered To Pay Back K1.2 Million She Swindled NGO

THE Lusaka High Court has ordered former first lady Maureen Mwanawasa and five others to pay back over K1.2 million they received through a non-governmental organisation the Zambia National AIDS Network (ZNAN) for HIV/AIDS-related activities which they have failed to account for. This is in a matter in which ZNAN sued Dr Mwanawasa and five […]

Government Says An Official Stole And Leaked Constitution Road Map To The Opposition

Government Says An Official Stole And Leaked Constitution Road Map To The Opposition

Lusaka, 12th January 2012 Members of the media, I want to inform you that a serious criminal act has been committed at the Ministry of Justice where some misguided persons have illegally released a classified document to the opposition UPND. This crime requires an immediate thorough probe by the police and subsequent court action. You […]

HH Tells Farmers ‘They Won’t Pay You The Money Because The Money They Where Suppose to Pay You They Used It To Buy SATA’s Coffin’

In his usual inhuman being, opposition UPND tribal Leader Strongman Hakainde Hichilema has told farmers who are not yet paid that the delay by government not to pay them on time is because the PF government used the money meant for farmers to buy late republican President SATA’s casket. And former Open Society Director Sunday […]