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“The Young must woke up, rise against those misgoverning us”

68 ViewsProf Lumumba

“The Young must woke up, rise against those misgoverning us”

68 ViewsProf Lumumba

Bride weds few days after crocodile bit her arm off

96 ViewsA BRIDE has today described how her arm was hanging on by just a piece of skin after a savage crocodile attack just days before her wedding in Zimbabwe. Zanele Ndlovu, 25, was dragged into the Upper Zambezi River by an eight-foot Nile crocodile during a canoe trip which almost ended her life had

Lusaka Mayor Wilson Kalumba dies

444 ViewsLusaka Mayor Wilson Kalumba has died. He is said to have been quietly battling a heart condition. Kalumba was reportedly rushed to the University Teaching Hospital at 06:00 hours this morning and died around 11:00 hours. During his official visit to Namibia in January 2018, Kalumba collapsed, was admitted to hospital where he was given

Mukata’s wife endorses PF candidate for Chilanga

18 ViewsMaricoh Mukata, wife of incarcerated former UPND Member of Parliament Keith Mukata, has called on the people of Chilanga to vote for PF candidate Maria Langa-Phiri in the June 5 parliamentary by-election. Langa-Phiri is locked in what is largely seen as a two-horse race with UPND candidate and Keith Mukata’s ex-girlfriend Charmaine Musonda. Last

Government confirms President Lungu is building mansion in Swaziland

186 Views Information Minister Dora Siliya who is also the government Chief Spokesperson has confirmed that President Lungu is indeed building a mansion in Swaziland. Briefing the press on Monday in Lusaka, Siliya casually stated that there was nothing sinister about it since President Lungu was given the land as a gift. Ms Siliya also

No one buys Times of Zambia – Information Minister

10 ViewsInformation and Broadcasting Services Minister Dora Siliya has said Times of Zambia Newspaper is becoming a burden for government to sustain because no one buys the daily publication. And Ms. Siliya said Times of Zambia employees that are planning to strike beginning tomorrow (today) should realise that the problems of the company lacking money

Poor health services at Kalumbila Sentinel Mine Clinic, Merybegg

42 Views Dear Editor, May I take this opportunity to expose Merybegg Clinic which is owned by the daughter of Philip Pascal the chairman and CEO of Kalumbila Sentinel Mine in Kalumbila District of Northwestern Province for the poor health workmanship of their unqualified doctors from Congo and Zambia, unregistered male and female nurses. This

PF is finished, there are just hanging by a thread – GBM

5 ViewsThere are just hanging by a thread, opposition UPND Vice president Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba (GBM) has charged in reference to the Patriotic Front (PF). GBM says the PF is finished and in panic because of the corruption committed by it’snot leaders. Commenting on schemes being hatched to arrest him over his remarks that it

Panga for panga could result into a civil war – Miti

158 ViewsCivil Right Activist Laura Miti has observed that the Panga for Panga calls by the opposition UPND to take on the ruling party, Patriotic Front (PF) in Chilanga Constituency ahead of a by-election would led into a civil unrest. Laura Miti writes: I have noticed a significant number of UPND sympathizers are insisting that

HH, GBM and Lubinda hold Roadside meeting over dialogue

5 ViewsUPND President Hakainde Hichilema writes below… With our party vice president Mr Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba, we held a roadside meeting with Hon. Given Lubinda, the Minister of Justice. We stressed the need for dialogue and that we remain committed to the process and agreed that it is led by the Church and not those

PF wants GBM arrested

150 ViewsTwo Youths from the ruling party, Patriotic Front (PF) are expected to report opposition UPND Vice President Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba (GBM) to Lusaka Central Police today, Monday over the violence that happened in Chilanga yesterday, Sunday. This is contained in a media notice below made available to Zambian Eye Sunday night. GBM has openly

We can’t risk our lives for nothing, UPND Youths backs out of Chilanga

28 ViewsSome Youths from the opposition UPND say they will not risk their lives for nothing in the violent Chilanga by-elections. Reacting to attack on the UPND Candidate Charmaine Musonda on Sunday who was almost stoned to death by thugs suspected to be from the ruling Patriotic Front (PF), the UPND Youths said they could

Video: UPND Candidate breaks down! They would have killed her – Official

50 ViewsA UPND official who was in the campaign team says suspected thugs from PF would have killed Charmaine Musonda during an attack on Sunday.  

Violence erupts in Chilanga, UPND Candidate attacked

93 ViewsViolence erupted Sunday in Chilanga with Cadres suspected to be from the ruling party, Patriotic Front (PF) attacking the opposition UPND candidate Charmaine Mehl Musonda. Ms Musonda who was with her campaign team was attacked as they were distributing campaign materials in Chimanja ward, a source told Zambian Eye. The incidence happened around 16:00

NDC to campaign for UPND in Chilanga

52 Views The Chishimba Kambwili led opposition NDC has endorsed the candidature of Charmaine Musonda of UPND. NDC is not contesting in Chilanga after their candidate allegedly to have been ‘bought’ disappeared on the day of nominations making the party to missed the filing in of nominations. He has since joined the PF. Now NDC

Mutati in the dark over 2021 elections

16 Views Leader of the opposition MMD faction Felix Mutati Sunday evening said he doesn’t know whether he will contest the 2021 elections.   Featuring on a Diamond Television programme, Mutati said the MMD will decide whether to contest the elections or back the Patriotic Front (PF).   Mutati said his MMD is in a

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Commonwealth must come out, tell UPND to accept ZCID to chair the dialogue – RB

134 ViewsFormer president Rupiah Banda has challenged the Commonwealth to come out clear and tell the opposition UPND to accept the ZCID to led the dialogue. This is contained in release below issued by the ZCID after the team met the former president on Saturday. Former president Banda who is a supporter of President Lungu

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CYLA petitions ECZ to enforce electoral laws

71 ViewsYoung people from from different political parties on Saturday petitioned the country’s Electoral body and the Zambia Police to enforce the law as regards the Electoral Code of Conduct in order to curtail political violence during election. The young people who organised themselves under the umbrella of a political nongovernmental organisation called Centre for

Improving road safety outcomes in Zambia – Corporate sector opportunities

3 Views”A current example of this wide-scale contribution to road safety outside company operations is Puma Energy Zambia Plc” By Daniel Mwamba This article offers a perspective on opportunities for the private sector to improve road safety outcomes in Zambia. Road safety has been recognised as an increasing public health burden that disproportionately affects low-

PF is taxing God, we shall remove that – HH

10 ViewsOpposition UPND president Hakainde Hichilema has charged that the taxing of the Church by PF government is unacceptable. Hichilema or HH as he is commonly referred to says taxing the Church is like taxing God. The UPND strongman has assured the Church that once he forms government he will not tax the Church. He

Zambian Curriculum is as confused as Zambian Politics.

21 ViewsIn those good days when we had stable and predictable curriculum, Social Studies was a subject for Primary School going pupils. At Junior Secondary, one was to learn History, Geography, Civics, et al as single subjects which motivated us to pursue the same at Senior Secondary and later specialized them at Universities Today, in

Pastor Cosmas Chileshe reinstated

6 ViewsPastor Cosmas Chileshe who was recalled after dumping wife for Veteran Broadcaster Maureen Nkandu caused an uproar has been reinstated on his position as First Secretary for Press in Washington at the Zambian Mission. Foreign Affairs Minister Joe Malanji announced at a media briefing then that government had decided to recall Pastor Chileshe and

Mike Mulongoti spotted at State House

62 ViewsInformation reaching our desk indicates that People’s Party (PP) president Mike Mulongoti was on Thursday spotted at State House. Mr Mulongoti’s State house visit is not yet known but unconfirmed reports indicates that he was at State house for two missions, reconciliation with PF President Edgar Lungu and pushing for New Labour Party (NLP)

Ten years after xenophobic killings, refugees and migrants in South Africa still living in fear

5 ViewsTen years after an outbreak of horrific xenophobic violence claimed 60 lives in South Africa, refugees and migrants are still facing daily discrimination and living in constant fear of physical attacks, Amnesty International has disclosed. On May 11, 2008, a Mozambican national, Ernesto Alfabeto Nhamuaye, was beaten, stabbed and set alight in a brutal

Young judoka returns home with gold

13 ViewsYoung Zambian Judoka Simon Zulu, has returned home with a gold medal after participating in the just ended African Cadet Championships in the -60kg Category held in Bujumbura, Burundi. Zulu, arrived this morning and was welcomed by Zambia Judo Association (ZJA) general secretary Mabvuto N’guni, OYDC Director Dr. Fredrick Chitangala, National Sports Council of

SACCORD welcomes Lungu’s directive to halt constitutional reforms

35 Views The Southern Africa Center for Constructive Resolution of Disputes (SACCORD) has welcomed the directive by President Edgar Lungu to the Minister of Justice Given Lubinda to move the constitution amendment process to September to allow for the dialogue process. Reacting to the directive by the president to have the amendments to the constitution

We shall refund the $1 million stolen at Medical Stores – Health Minister

39 ViewsHealth Minister Dr Chitalu Chilufya says government will comply with Global Fund directives to repay over $1 million that was stolen at Medical Stores Limited (MSL) in form of ARVs, among other drugs. But Dr Chilufya says the theft of the $1 million is not “breaking news” because government has been dealing with the