JERABOS Visit HH, Says Sorry

JERABOS Visit HH, Says Sorry

The JERABOS, the small scale Miners from the Copperbelt who run notorious violent campaigns for PF against the opposition UPND, have visited the opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema and apologised. They visited Hichilema at his plash residence east of the Zambian capital Saturday. Hichilema assured the Jerabos that once in government his party would want to […]

HH: Lungu Lacks Moral Authority To Fight Corruption

HH: Lungu Lacks Moral Authority To Fight Corruption

Opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) Leader Hakainde Hichilema has charged that President Edgar Lunga lacks the moral authority and desire to fight corruption. Mr Hichilema says recent allegations of corruption in government made by former Information and Broadcasting Services Minister Chishimba Kambwili should be taken seriously by all well-meaning Zambians. He says the […]

Lungu Asks Mulusa To Resign For Calling Fire Tenders ‘Wheelbarrow’

Lungu Asks Mulusa To Resign For Calling Fire Tenders ‘Wheelbarrow’

PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has asked national planning minister Lucky Mulusa to resign for disparaging the procurement of 42 fire tenders by the government. During a CIMA meeting in Lusaka recently, Mulusa said he wondered why some of his ministers were failing to explain the purchase of the fire tenders that he likened to wheelbarrows compared […]

HH: Lungu Lives In a Plane

HH: Lungu Lives In a Plane

HAKAINDE Hichilema says President Edgar Lungu lives in a plane. And Hichilema says Zambians will be more destitute as the price of fuel, like presidential trips, has increased. Featuring on Ndola’s Sun FM radio, the opposition leader said Zambia was struggling to develop because it had a president who was aimlessly travelling. “President ekala mu […]

Lucky Mulusa Faces Disciplinary Action

Lucky Mulusa Faces Disciplinary Action

Vice President Inonge Wina says according to the ministerial code of conduct for the government and the Patriotic Front (PF), the statement made on fire tenders by National Planning Minister Lucky Mulusa shall be dealt with including other disciplinary measures.   And Vice President Wina regretted during question time in the National Assembly that she […]

Govt Urged To Reconsider Its Plans To Borrow K11 Billion

Govt Urged To Reconsider Its Plans To Borrow K11 Billion

Business and Financial analyst Blessings Kafwanka says government should reconsider its plans to borrow about K11 billion from the domestic financial market in 2018, considering the country’s high debt position. Mr. Kafwanka says the move will further crowd out the private sector especially the small and medium size enterprises. He states that borrowing heavily from […]

Lungu: I’m a Political Animal But a Christian

Lungu: I’m a Political Animal But a Christian

PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu says he is “a political animal” but a Christian. And Vice-President Inonge Wina says Zambians must walk with their heads high “as we celebrate the presence of our Lord in our midst.” Addressing Christians from different denominations and a horde of PF cadres who attended the National Day of Prayer, Fasting and […]

Livingstone Bars Defy Govt Directive

Livingstone Bars Defy Govt Directive

SOME bar owners in Livingstone today defied the government’s directive that they open their business premises at 18:00 hours in observance of the National Day of Prayer, Fasting and Reconciliation. The bars, especially in Dambwa Site and Service and Maramba’s Malota compound, instead opened as early as 08:00 hours where youths were found drinking and […]

Mumba: Prayer Day More Of a Curse Than Blessing In Its Current Form

Mumba: Prayer Day More Of a Curse Than Blessing In Its Current Form

THE day of national prayer in its current form stands more, to some of us, as a curse to Zambia than a blessing, says Nevers Mumba. In an interview in Lusaka, Mumba, the Victory Ministries International founder and MMD president, said the PF government had desecrated the day and pushed aside the church from taking […]

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