Middle Income Vision Not Good For Zambia, Says Shimunza

Middle Income Vision  Not Good For Zambia, Says Shimunza

Movement for National Transformation(MNT)  is willing and will support governments efforts to implement the 7th National Development Plan, but contends that it is not good enough for Zambia 53 years after independence.   Whereas, the plan to make our nation a middle- income country, is a short- term goal embedded in the plan, it fails […]

Statement By MNT On Poor Land Policy And Lack Of Burial Sites in Zambia

Movement for National Transformation(MNT) founding president Daniel Mvula Shimunza is concerned about the  poor land policy by the Patriotic Front(PF) government and shortage of graveyards countrywide. Below is a full statement: The Movement for National Transformation (MNT), advises government to reform the land policy and the matter of graveyards countrywide . As a party, we […]

Western Province Gets US$42.2 Million For Water And Sanitation Programme

The Zambian Government and the Western Water and Sewerage Company have signed a Forty-Two Point Two Million Dollars [US$42.2 million] ON-LENDING AND GRANT AGREEMENT, of which Thirty-Five Point Three Million Dollars [US$35.3 million] is a loan and Six Point Nine Million Dollars [US$6.9 million] a GRANT, for Water and Sanitation Programmes in MONGU, SESHEKE, SENANGA, […]

National Budget Should Not Be Funded By Foreigners-SET

PRESS STATEMENT No. 59 ISSUED ON 4th SEPTEMBER 2017: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 1. The Patriots for Economic Progress (PeP) has noted various media reports that the Ministry of Finance has been working on the 2018 National Budget, which they intend to present to Parliament during the course of this month. However, we are very shocked […]

Dangote Abusing Zambian Workers- Saviour Chishimba

DANGOTE LTD STILL ABUSING WORKERS AS CHOPPIES AND HUNGRY LION ABROGATE LABOUR LAWS IN ZAMBIA We, in the United Progressive People (UPP), have consistently been urging the Ministry of Labour to work very closely with the Ministry of Home Affairs to restore dignity for Zambian workers as well as ensure that there is the rule […]

Don’t Under Pay Journalists, Shimunza Tells Media Owners

STATEMENT FOR IMMEDIATE PRESS RELEASE 3/09/2017 THE UNHEARD CRY OF OUR JOURNALISTS IN ZAMBIA The plight of our JOURNALIST’S in Zambia is sad. These men and women are pillars of our democracy. They speak, write and air news both in the print and electronic media about our country, and other various subjects too numerous to […]

Shimunza Mourns Levy

    More have continued paying tribute to the great son of Zambian politics late Levy Patrick Mwanawasa. Below is a statement from Movement for Economic Transformation (MNT) leader Daniel Shimunza. The Movement for National Transformation (MNT) shares our heartfelt fond memories of the late Republican President Levy Patrick Mwanawasa Sc. We are all victims […]

HH’s Freedom Cheers Patricia Scotland

I am delighted to learn that Zambia’s Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) has today entered a nolle prosequi in the treason case involving Mr Hakainde Hichilema, leader of the United Party for National Development (UPND), Zambia’s main opposition political party. The DPP’s decision to issue a nolle prosequi in the case against Mr Hichilema is […]