Court To Rule On RB Candidature Tomorrow

The Lusaka high court is tomorrow set to make ruling on in a matter, in which the Patriotic Front is trying to block the MMD’s Rupiah Banda’s candidature. High court judge-in-charge, Jane Kabuka made the decision last Friday when State advocates, the parties to the case agreed to file written submissions. One of the defence […]

HH : 2011 Polls Are Magnanimous

UPND President, Hakainde Hichilema says his party sees no reasons for the country to continue with the same leaders since independence. He has since described the 20th September polls are magnanimous because Zambians should take out all old leaders. Speaking in an exclusive interview,Mr Hichilema has said the electorate must aim for not just change […]

VJ Bounces Back As MMD Distributes Almost All Campaign Materials

Over eighty percent of the MMD campaign material has been distributed countrywide ahead of the September 20 elections. President Rupiah Banda’s campaign manager Dr Boniface Kawimbe says MMD has managed to buy campaign materials, which include bicycles and are being distributed to all parts of the country. Dr. Kawimbe says the MMD has prioritised usage […]

ZRC : Don’t Scandalise The Electoral Process

The Zambia Rainbow Coalition (ZRC) has expressed concern at the systematic attempts by some quarters of society to scandalize and undermine the country’s electoral process. Speaking at a media briefing in Lusaka today, Coalition President Cleophas Phiri says such maneuvers will threaten national security and compromise the credibility of the electoral process. Mr. Phiri has […]

Kuwait Investor Bought Land Illegally In Chipata

About 80 families in Chipata’s Dam View area have been displaced after the Chipata Municipal Council allegedly sold their land to a Kuwait investor. The residents, who claimed that the land was on title and belonged to the late Rosemary Phiri, complained that the local authority did not follow the normal procedure when selling land […]

Police Stop Panji’s Political Meetings

Police have stopped Colonel Panji Kaunda from addressing political gatherings in Vubwi Constituency because his pact forum is a non-government organization. And Col Panji has urged Zambians to hold Ruphiah Banda accounrable for interfering with the judiciary and other state institions. Col Panji confirmed in an interview that police in Vubwi had barred him from […]

Copter Shot Down, Killing 30 US Troops, 7 Afghans

Copter Shot Down, Killing 30 US Troops, 7 Afghans

Insurgents shot down a U.S. military helicopter during fighting in eastern Afghanistan, killing 30 Americans, most of them belonging to the same elite Navy SEALs unit that killed Osama bin Laden, as well as seven Afghan commandos, U.S. officials said Saturday. It was the deadliest single loss for American forces in the decade-old war. The […]

Ndola Farmers Stuck With Produce At FRA Depot

Some farmers from Ndola’s Kaninki Farms have spent more than one week at a Food Reserve Agency (FRA) Depot, waiting to have their maize weighed before it can be sold. The farmers claim that FRA officials at the Depot have allegedly refused to weigh their maize, asking them to pay some money. The farmers say […]

Tight Security Expected At Presidential Nominations

Over one thousand police officers have been deployed to oversee the filing in of presidential nominations at the Supreme Court in Lusaka commencing tomorrow Sunday, 7th August 2011. Inspector General of Police, Francis Kabonde has told journalists that the service is working to facilitate orderly conduct of nominations. Mr. Kabonde who was in the company […]

Regina : Chiluba Never Left A Will

Late second Republican President, Dr. Frederick Chiluba’s widow Regina has disclosed that her late husband never left a will. In a statement through, second Republican President’s spokesperson, Emmanuel Mwamba, Mrs. Chiluba says all of Dr Chiluba’s lawyers say the late never left a written will. And Mrs. Chiluba says legal action being instigated by some […]