‘HH Is MYOPIC And UPND Will SINK By End Of This YEAR’

WYLBUR Simuusa says people of Southern Province should remove the tribal tag by voting for change. And former UPND officials said Hakainde Hichilema was a myopic leader who wanted to bulldoze his way. During a rally at Kaleya grounds to drum up support for the Patriotic Front Magoye parliamentary candidate Eugene Munyama, Simuusa said Southern […]

CONFUSION : LOZI’s And NKOYA’s Differ As Lozi’s DEMAND For Barotseland INDEPENDENCE

CONFUSION erupted Wednesday 11/9 during hearings in Kaoma for the commission of inquiry into the Mongu riots after the Nkoya’s and Lozi’s differed in opinion over BA 64 agreement with the later (Lozi’s) calling for Barotseland independence. During continued hearing of the Dr Rodger Chongwe-led Commission of inquiry at Kaoma Trades Training Institute, Nkoya Royal […]

Sata Re-Commits To Promises

Sata Re-Commits To Promises

President Michael Sata says his government is determined to steer the agricultural sector in accordance with the Patriotic Front manifesto. The president has said this in a statement released by State house Presidential Assistant for Press and Public relations, George Chellah. Mr Sata has since disclosed 2.1 trillion kwacha worth of maize purchases and 1.5 […]

MANGANI Tells RB ‘Come Out In The Open And Explain Yourself In Gold Scam Transactions’

FORMER President Rupiah Banda must come out in the open to explain State House’s role in the gold scam, says Lameck Mangani. Commenting on revelations that Banda’s former press aide Dickson Jere introduced gold buyers to the Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) and immediate-past commissioner Aaron Zulu, former home affairs minister Mangani said all the people […]

MMD Condemns Electoral Petitions

MMD Condemns Electoral Petitions

The MMD denied assertions of a power vacuum or struggle in its ranks and it has further formally announced the party presidency vacancy. MMD Spokesperson, Dora Siliya has also announced that aspirants have up to this month-end to apply. Ms Siliya has further stated that the decision also goes for the vacant National Executive Committee […]

MMD, UPND MPs Mock PF

OPPOSITION MPs heckled and mocked the Patriotic Front government over manoeuvres by President Michael Sata to appoint Xavier Chungu as Luapula Province permanent secretary. Gwembe United Party for National Development (UPND) member of parliament Brian Ntundu said the appointment of Chungu, Zambia’s former intelligence chief who is suspected to have anchored late Frederick Chiluba’s sustained […]

BLUNDER : SATA Appoints Corruption-Convict XAVIER CHUNGU As PS

BLUNDER : SATA Appoints Corruption-Convict XAVIER CHUNGU As PS

REPUBLICAN President has appointed forgery-convict and corruption fugitive Xavier Chungu as his Permanent Secretary for Luapula Province, highly-placed sources at cabinet office revealed yesterday. And President Sata has appointed Emmanuel Mwamba the late former president Frederick Chiluba’s spokesperson as his permanent Secretary for Northern Province while renowned marketer Augustine Seyuba will be Western Province Permanent […]

President Sata Embraces Chinese Investors

President Sata Embraces Chinese Investors

President Michael Sata has started developing a soft spot for Chinese investors in the country whom he criticized vehemently during his time as an opposition leader. The outspoken Zambian President is working at patching up the sour relations vowing to work closely with the Chinese who have invested massively in the country. Speaking at a […]