Checkpoints Becoming A Nuisance, Says C/belt Police Chief

COPPERBELT police commanding officer Dr Martin Malama says traffic police checkpoints are becoming a nuisance owing to the many bribery allegations from the travelling public. Recently there has been an outcry by transporters and the motorists on the increasing demand of bribes by traffic police. “We got the complaints as well, we will investigate the […]

Zambia’s Population To Hit 26 Million By 2035

ZAMBIA’s population will continue growing from 13 million people in 2011 to 26 million by the year 2035, according to the Central Statistical Office. At a press conference to mark World Population Day which fell yesterday, Central Statistical Office (CSO) census manager Richard Banda said Zambia had a high rate of population growth at three […]

Stop Parading Children As Defectors, Fr Mwewa Urges MMD

CATHOLIC Dioceses of Ndola treasurer general Fr. Augustine Mwewa has urged the MMD to stop parading children as defectors. On Saturday the MMD paraded children as 125 PF defectors during a rally in Nkwazi that was addressed by party spokesperson Dora Siliya. In an interview, one of the children at the rally, Chisela Mulenga, 14 […]

Release The LCC Land Scam Report, State Urged

The Foundation for Democratic Process (FODEP) has urged government to release the report of the findings on the investigations initiated at the PF dominated Lusaka City Council on the alleged illegal land allocation FODEP Executive Director McDonald Chipenzi tells QFM news that holding on to the report on the findings on the investigations will verify […]

Kakoma : UPND Is The Only Sensible Party

United Party for National Development, UPND spokesperson Charles Kakoma has charged that his party is the only sensible party in the current political arena. Mr. Kakoma said all well meaning Zambians should rally behind the UPND if Zambia is to witness meaningful change. He says the UPND has proved to Zambians that it is capable […]

Namulambe, Liato Next To Defect?

MMD chairman for elections Gabriel Namulambe(on top) and Labour and social security minister Austin Liato(bottom with President Rupiah Banda)are some of the high profile officials thought to be planning to defect to the opposition Patriotic Front. Sources within the MMD have told QFM that looming defections from the ruling party to the opposition are said […]

Mulongoti : Shikapwasha Is A Satanic Reverand

Former works minister Mike Mulongoti has said minister of information Ronnie Shikapwasha is a reverend for the devil. Mulongoti told Mulongoti radio phoenix that Shikapwasha is a fake reverend and does not represent God. Mulongoti was commenting on allegations that government through Shikapwasha has directed the public media to write negative things about the opposition political […]

PF Names Dubious Characters Fabricating False Afghan Stories

THE Patriotic Front is trying to establish the authenticity of reports circulating that some secret service operatives and a senior editor at one of the two state newspapers are fabricating and coordinating falsehoods that the PF has mortgaged the country to foreign interests in Afghanistan, Taiwan and Sudan. The party is also following up with […]

Poaching Worries Tourism Sector

Poaching activities in game management areas has been cited as a hazard towards the growth of the tourism sector. In the first half 2011, anti-poaching activities included the recovery of 300 kilogrammes of bush meat and tusks of a large bull. Three buffalo carcasses were also found in upper Mwambashi area within the lower Zambezi […]

LAZ To Continue National Legal Guidance

The Law Association of Zambia (LAZ) says it will continue guiding the nation on legal issues with no fear of reprisals. This comes in the advent of protracted and reprisal attacks on LAZ for its concerns over wanting news coverage. LAZ has raised concern over ZNBC’s news coverage, which it says is biased, falling short […]