EU Observers Pledge To Closely Monitor And Mann The Polls

The European Union observation team which is in the country to monitor elections has promised to closely monitor the elections which will be held on 20th September. Deputy Chief Observer of the European Union election observation mission David Wade says the election observation team has come with an open mind to monitor the elections. Mr. […]

‘Zambia Police Is Doing Enough To Curb Violence’

The Zambia Police Service has refuted assertions by some sections of society suggesting that they are not doing enough to curb political violence that has currently engulfed the country’s political scene. Police spokesperson Ndandula Siamana said that the service has the duty to ensure that there is law and order in the country. Ms. Siamana […]

US Envoy To Zambia Speaks Out On Political Violence

US Ambassador to Zambia Mark Storella has appealed to political parties in the country not to turn a blind eye to violent party cadres. Ambassador Storella says the American government is confident that the electoral process leading to the 20th September elections will go on smoothly. He has however, stated that peaceful elections can only […]

State House : RB Had No Plans To Attend Bishop Duffy’s Funeral

State House has dispelled assertions by The Post newspaper that President Rupiah Rupiah Banda had planned to attend the late Mongo Catholic Bishop Paul Duffy’s funeral in Mongu next week. Dickson Jere, the president’s special assistant for press and public relations in a statement says the correct position is that the President has prior engagements […]

SACCORD : Police Should Summon Political Parties That Threaten Violence

The Southern African Center for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (SACCORD) has called on the Zambia Police Service to summon political leaders who make statements that have the potential to threaten the country’s peace. SACCORD information Officer Obby Chibuluma has commended the Police for summoning opposition Patriotic Front spokesperson Wynter Kabimba for urging party members […]

Namulambe : Lusaka Is Now MMD Stronghold

MMD chairman for elections Gabriel Namulambe says the opposition Patriotic Front should not deceive itself that Lusaka is its stronghold. Mr. Namulambe says the perception by the PF based on the last election does not reflect the current situation. Mr. Namulambe says the Patriotic Front will be shocked to see how the MMD has managed […]

BREAKING NEWS : A Day Before Elections Scheme To Purpote That Sata Is Dead Unearthed As Siamana Confirms Zim Police Presence

Tumfweko has execlusively unearthed a scheme and ploy by the Movement for Multi-party Democracy (MMD) of sending messages to the people of the republic of Zambia a day before elections are held that will purporte that Patriotic Front (PF) Strongman, Micheal Sata is dead. Highly placed sources have disclosed this to Tumfweko that Zambians should […]

ECZ Renames Four Constituencies

The Electoral Commission of Zambia has revised constituency boundaries for Mwinilunga, Ikelengi, Isoka and Mafinga districts following the establishment of two new districts namely Ikelengi and Mafinga in north western and Northern provinces respectively. ECZ deputy director for information technology Brown Kasaro in a statement released today says the commission is legally required to revise […]

Gaddafi Still On The Run As Family Flees To Algeria

Algeria‚Äôs foreign ministry confirmed on Monday that Safia Gaddafi, wife of the embattled Libyan leader Muammer Gaddafi, had arrived on Algerian territory along with other family members. The presence of members of the Gaddafi family in Algeria could prove an embarassment to the authorities there, not least as domestic public opinion has long been uneasy […]

Lifwekelo : Max Nkole Leaked Classified State Info

THE Forum for Leadership Search (FLS) has accused former Taskforce on Corruption executive chairperson Max Nkole of leaking privileged information to the Patriotic Front (PF) which he obtained because of his previous position to discredit President Rupiah Banda and the Government. FLS executive director Edwin Lifwekelo said in Lusaka yesterday that allegations against Universal Print […]