ECZ Is Ready For Elections, AVAP Tells Rupiah

THE ECZ is ready to conduct this year’s elections because they have already set a date when they will come up with a final voters’ register, says AVAP. In an interview, Anti-Voter Apathy Project (AVAP) Northern Province coordinator, Kelly Kashiwa said President Banda should go ahead and announce the election date and not hide behind […]

Don’t Force Village Headmen To Support PF – William Banda

MMD in Lusaka Province says it will not allow the people said to be threatening village headmen in Chongwe district in an effort to force them to join the opposition Patriotic Front. Provincial chairperson William Banda says Zambia is a democratic country and that people are free to support a party of there choice. Mr. […]

Ensure free and fair elections, ECZ urged.

The National Restoration Party (NAREP) has called on the judiciary in the country to play an active role in ensuring free and fair elections later this year. NAREP Secretary General John Phiri has told Qfm that the fact the judiciary has been at the center of controversy in the elections aftermath calls for urgent improvement […]

UNZA Worker Found Dead

A 33-year-old man of Lusaka’s John Laing compound has been found dead in unclear circumstances at the University of Zambia premises. Some passersby discovered Geoffrey Simankamba’s body in the bush around UNZA great east road campus today. Mr Simankamba is believed to have been working at the learning institution as an animal attendant. And UNZA […]

Teenager Drug Trafficker Arrested

A Lusaka teenage boy has been arrested by the Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) for trafficking in cocaine. DEC Public Relations Manager, John Nyawali has named the teenager as Masuzyo Zulu of John Laing compound. Mr Nyawali has explained that Masuzyo, who is a grade 9 pupil At John Laing Basic School, was found with the […]

Illegal Land Allocation Continues

Zambia police officers have been deployed in New Kasama area in Lusaka to prevent illegal allocation of land. Earlier today (Sunday), quick action by the police prevented several people from illegally sharing a particular piece of land in the area. This followed the encroachment of the respective piece of land by some people, who claim […]

Residents Bemoan Poor Internet

Kitwe residents have bemoaned the poor internet services in the city. The residents say part from being poor, internet services are becoming expensive. They have explained that internet access is extremely slow at almost all of the service providers in the city.

Man Hospitalised After Police Brutality

A Livingstone resident, Joseph Moyo is battling for his life in hospital after he was assaulted by some police officers while in custody. Mr Moyo has since demanded for justice to prevail against the police officers. He has explained that he was assaulted by three police officers when he was detained at Livingstone central police […]

Barotse Activist, Mututwa Dies

Barotse activist Maxwell Mututwa has died at the age of 92. The late Maxwell Mututwa was arrested following the January 14 Mongu riots this year. His charges were later dropped and released after some weeks