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Mulenga Sata rejoins PF , defects from UPND

Mulenga Sata rejoins PF…eyes Mayoral seat Former Lusaka Mayor Mulenga Sata has rejoined the Patriotic Front party. In his address to the media after his defection, Mr Mulenga has publicly announced that he has ditched the UPND and rejoins the PF....

President Lungu saya Financial Intelligence was given to social media

Lusaka- Thursday 14th June 2018 President Edgar Lungu has disclosed that the Financial Intelligence Centre(FIC) has not submitted it’s report to his office. He said the 2017 Trends Report was instead rendered to civil society and member of the ge...

UNZA dissociates itself from offering Witchcraft training

Claim about Witchcraft courses is misinformation – UNZA The University of Zambia has dissociated itself from the misinformation generated through social media on the well-intended degree program in Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) which will be...

FRED M’MEMBE SUES WYTER KABIMBA, Daily Nation, Millennium Radio

SOCIALIST party leader, Fred M’membe and his Secretary General Cosmas Musumali have sued Rainbow party General Secretary, Wynter Kabimba, the Daily Nation Newspapers and Millennium Radio station manager, Patricia Chibiliti for defamation of character a...

PeP to protest against PF over Mary Tshuma

1. As Patriots for Economic Progress (PeP), we have decided to undertake a protest against the continued harassment and intimidation of the Financial Intelligence Centre (FIC) and its Officers, by the PF and its Government. This harassment and intimida...

ZCID to facilitate, Church to chair dialogue process

Secretary Generals from all political parties in the country have agreed that the Zambia Center for Interparty Dialogue (ZCID) will only facilitate the dialogue process while the church mother bodies will chair all the processes. The Secretary Generals...

PF will start a war it can’t win if Mary Tshuma is fired – Changala

Civil rights activist Brebner Changala says the ruling Patriotic Front will start a war it cannot win if it makes the mistake of having Financial Intelligence Centre (FIC) Director General Mary Tshuma removed from her position. Mr Changala has cautione...

HILARIOUS REACTIONS AS KENYA’S CORRUPTION ATTRACTS ZAMBIAN MPS – Nairobinews

 By SYLVANIA AMBANI Zambian Members of Parliament have arrived in Nairobi to benchmark on how to fight corruption. The eight members of the Committee on Privileges, Absences and Support Services visited the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission at Int...

CHIEFS DENOUNCE UNZA WITCHCRAFT

Senior Chief Ngabwe of Central Province has called on Zambians to refuse at all costs the practice of witchcraft in Zambia as it is a Christian nation. Chief Ngabwe who is also the House of chiefs’ chairperson has questioned the source of ideas concern...

KAMBWILI APOLOGISES TO KAMPYONGO

Roan Member of Parliament Chishimba Kambwili has apologised to the Speaker of the National Assembly and to Minister of Home Affairs, and Shiwangandu Member of Parliament, Stephen Kampyongo for making unsubstantiated allegations. In the last sitting Chi...

Doctor who helped separate conjoined twins found dead

LUSAKA 10th June 2018. It is with great sadness to inform you that Dr Vernon Mwape Pashi, 33, has died. He was found dead in his bedroom around 9hrs this morning by a family member. He graduated in 2010 as a doctor. University Teaching Hospitals Senior...

‘Govt has economically killed me’-Kambwili

Roan Member of Parliament Chishimba Kambwili has cried foul that the patriotic front government has economically killed him. Mr. Kambwili has since appealed to President Edgar Lungu to stop tampering with people’s businesses to settle political scores....

ZESCO POWER OUTAGE SPARK RIOTS AT UNZA 

University of Zambia students this evening blocked parts of the Great East Road and stoned motorists in a protest sparked bya 9 minutes power outage. UNZA students have explained that the they where not happy with the power outage resulting to protests...

Financial Intelligence director files for divorce

FINANCIAL Intelligence Centre (FIC) director Mary Tshuma has asked the Lusaka High Court to dissolve her one-year-old marriage with her husband Kudakwashe Tshuma, who she says is in a habit of threatening to kill himself, and allegedly has inappropriat...

Don’t Disband Financial Intelligence Centre – Musenge

Kitwe. 08.06.2018. It is clear that the Financial Intelligence Centre FIC is now under siege from criminal elements. Criminals want the agency to be disbanded at every opportunity. What is more worrying is that Government seems to have colluded with cr...

Chipenzi calls for removal of Kampyongo as Minister

Electoral expert McDonald Chipenzi is calling for the removal of Home Affairs Minister Stephen Kampyongo from his Ministerial position. Mr. Chipenzi says Mr.Kampyongo is the commander or National Youth Chairperson of the PF youth wing which is currentl...

Financial Intelligence Centre accused of leaking dossier

Lusaka- Friday June 8,2018 The Financial Intelligence Centre has been accused of leaking dossier of files of investigations to Civil Society and the Opposition political parties. On Wednesday, Chief Government Spokesperson Dora Siliya expressed concern...

Zambia’s external debt may grow to $13 billion – Alexander Chikwanda

(Bloomberg) — Zambia’s external debt may grow by more than 40 percent to $13 billion next year as the cost of planned projects are added to the total, and debt-servicing charges could double, according to former finance minister Alexander Chikwan...

Chilanga by-election was total warfare, not an election – UPND

The opposition UPND says the just ended Chilanga Parliamentary by-election was total warfare and not an election. UPND Secretary General Stephen Katuka says there is no way what happened in Chilanga can be referred to as an election considering the amo...

Police launch manhunt for Burundese man who killed friend

Police in Lusaka have launched a manhunt for a Burundese national after he allegedly murdered a 33 year old man of Chibolya Compound by stabbing him to death in the neck using a sharp knife. Police Spokesperson Esther Katongo has since identified the a...

Nevers Mumba congratulates Maria Langa

On behalf of the MMD President, Dr Nevers Mumba, and the entire MMD fraternity, we would like to congratulate the Patriotic Front’s Maria Langa For having won the just ended Chilanga parliamentary by-election. And in doing so, we wish to implore ...

The 2021 General Elections Might be bloody – Musenge

Kitwe. 06.06.2018. The political violence witnessed in yesterday’s chilanga constituency parliamentary by election is extremely sad. The Chilanga result is a farce and a parody of victory. The result is not a true reflection of the aspirations of...

Two Zambian students drown in Mediterranean Sea

wo Zambian students have died in Algeria after drowning in the Mediterranean Sea on Sunday,3rd June 2018. And Government says it deeply regrets the drowning of the two students. Health Minister Dr Chitalu Chilufya, who is also acting Higher Education M...

PF WINS MUNUNGA, MUSONDA WARDS BY-ELECTIONS

Provisional results from Mununga Ward in Chiengi are as follows KAPAKO Polling station PF 120 FDD 21 UPND 01 Rejected 01 Mununga Polling station PF 386 FDD 113 UPND 09 Rejected 02 Chimambi Polling station PF. 161 FDD. 30 UPND. 08 Rejected Kabwe polling...

Violence erupts between PF , UPND cadres in Chilanga

PF-UPND CADRES LOCK KNUCKLES IN CHILANGA BY ELECTIONS Violence has erupted in Chimanja ward between Patriotic Front PF cadres and those from the United Party for National Development UPND in the ongoing Chilanga Constituency parliamentary by election. ...

Edgar Lungu should fire Kampyongo – Musenge

Kitwe. 05.06.2018. President Edgar Lungu should fire his Home Affairs Minister if he is sincere in fighting corruption. Stephen Kampyongo should be dismissed because of his involvement in financial crimes. The latest Financial Intelligence Centre FIC r...

Mungwi man jailed for axing a friend for having sex with his wife.

Mungwi man jailed for axing a friend he ‘caught’ having sex with his wife. The Kasama Magistrates’ Court has sentenced a 36-year-old peasant farmer to three years imprisonment with hard labour for axing his friend. Nonde Chewe of Pandwe Vil...

Death sentence for Killer of Edith Nawakwi’s daughter

THE Supreme Court has upheld the conviction and death sentence imposed on Evaristo Malundu, who murdered Forum for Democracy and Development president Edith Nawakwi’s daughter, Hatambu Hambulo. According to a judgment delivered by Supreme Court judge N...

HIGH COURT JUDGE SUNDAY NKONDE CITES JOHN SANGWA FOR CONTEMPT

HIGH Court judge Sunday Nkonde has summoned Lusaka lawyer John Sangwa to appear before him to answer to a charge of contempt of court. Sangwa has been charged with one count of Contempt of Court contrary to order 5 2/1/21 of the Supreme Court Rules (19...

Nyimba Boarding School teacher arrested for defiling a girl

POLICE in Nyimba have arrested a teacher for allegedly defiling a 10-year-old child contrary to the Laws of Zambia. Assistant Police public relations officer Godfrey Chilabi yesterday stated that Milambo Mweenda Mpanga, 30, a teacher at Nyimba Boarding...