800, 000 Presidential Ballot Papers Printed So Far

Universal Printing Group ( UPG ) Projects Manager Vik Vaid says Eight hundred thousand (800 000) presidential ballot papers have been printed. Foundation for Democratic Process (FODEP) President Dr Alex Ngoma has urged Zambians to have faith in the renowned South African printing company. ZANIS reports from Durban, South Africa, that Mr. Vaid said this […]

Come Out Open And State Your Position On The UPG Corruption Allegations, ECZ Urged

Bishop John Mambo has called on the Electoral Commission of Zambia to come out in the open and state its clear position on the corruption allegations leveled against Universal Print Group the printers of ballot papers. Bishop Mambo notes that the allegations against the company mandated to print ballot papers are very serious. Bishop Mambo […]

2 Mazabuka Men In Hospital After Electrocution

TWO Syringa farm workers in Mazabuka are nursing burns after being electrocuted as they were rectifying on electric fault within the farm. Southern Province police commanding officer Lemmy Kajoba, who confirmed the development described the condition of the victims as serious. Kajoba, who identified the victims as Charles Chizanga, 33, an electrician and Douglas Simoonga, […]

BREAKING News : Five PF Cadres Die In Road Accident

FIVE Patriotic Front (PF) supporters have died in a road traffic accident in Solwezi after a truck they were travelling on overturned near the Musele junction in Kisaka area. Confirming the accident, Police spokesperson Ndandula Siamana said 54 other people who were traveling on the Fuso fighter truck sustained serious injuries and have been admitted […]

ACC Should Tell The Effect Of UPG’s Corruption On Polls

Patriotic Front chairman for local government Given Lubinda says it is entirely up to the Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) to determine whether the alleged corruption involving employees of UPG and ECZ will affect the forthcoming general elections. Mr. Lubinda says he only hopes the ACC will inform the nation whether it is happy with the […]

Lubinda : I Didnt See It Fit To Lodge Complaint Against UPG To ACC

Patriotic Front chairman for local government Given Lubinda says he does not see it fit to formally lodge a complaint against Universal Printing Group’s corruption allegations to the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) when he know that the commission already has the rightful information about the matter. Mr. Lubinda states that there is nothing to report to […]

Government Repays $5 billion ‘Plundered’ Donor Money

Government has finally reimbursed the US$ 5billion to the global fund which was reportedly misappropriated at the Ministry of Health. Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary Peter Mwaba said the reimbursed of US$ 5 billion follows a successful audit process that was conducted at the Ministry. Dr. Mwaba told Journalists at a media briefing in Lusaka […]

Zambia Police Condemned

The Foundation for Democratic Process (FODEP) has condemned intentions by the Zambia Police service to collaborate with the Zimbabwe police in policing the 2011 general elections. FODEP executive Director MacDonald Chipenzi says such an action will undermine public confidence in the police service. Mr. Chipenzi states that the story in the Herald Newspaper of Zimbabwe […]

Chriticles Mwansa Booed As Mwata Kazembe Gets Annoyed

Mwata Kazembe has barred PF members from campaigning for their party, well-placed sources in Mwansabombwe have disclosed. The sources said Mwata Kazembe called PF members, who were reported to have booed MMD Mwansabombwe parliamentary candidate Dr Chriticles Mwansa, to his palace yesterday morning and warned them to stop ttheir activities and campaigns for the PF. […]