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Mtendere Police Post Land in Legal Jeopardy

A Mtendere Township resident Hurst Matende has asked the Lusaka High Court to stop the construction of Mtendere Police Post on grounds that part of the land it sits on belongs to him. Matende has sued Patriotic Front Mtendere Ward 33 Councillor Watson Mtonga for allegedly demolishing a property to pave way for the extension…

Tembo Pleads to Withdraw Eswatini Land Case

Patriots for Economic Progress (PeP) Party Leader Sean Tembo has pleaded with the Constitutional Court to allow him withdraw the matter in which he had wanted the court to declare that President Edgar Lungu violated the constitution by accepting the Eswatini land as a gift without declaring it to the state. Tembo has reneged on…

ZAAB and NBA continue fight over GMO’s

The Zambia Alliance for Agro-ecology and Biodiversity -ZAAB says it will not allow Zambians to be used as guinea pigs for experimental purposes. ZAAB Executive Member, Juliet Nangamba says the National Biodiversity Authority -NBA must prioritize the interests of the citizens and the environment. She says the people of Zambia have already decided that they…

Opposition parties alliance accuses ZCID of impartiality, threatens to pull out of dialogue process

The political party alliance is sad at the incompetence of the Zambia Center for Inter-party Dialogue -ZCID. Chairperson for the party alliance’s media and finance sub committees, Sean Tembo says the behavior being portrayed by the ZCID clearly shows that they are not an independent body. Mr. Tembo explains that the shunning away from the…

Rufunsa Gets K33 Million for Road Maintenance

The National Road Fund Agency through the Ministry of Local Government has released K 33.9 Million for periodic maintenance and rehabilitation of Munyeta road, 23kilometres from the Great East (T4) Road, in Rufunsa District. And the contract has been awarded to ABC Global Works Limited who are expected to complete the works within 12 months.…

26-Year Chisamba Man Rapes 82-Year old Grandmother

A 26-year old man of Chisamba has been arrested for raping his 82-year old grandmother. Provincial Police Commissioner Chola Katanga has confirmed the incident identifying the suspect as Supren Musekiwa, who is currently in police custody. Katanga said the mother to the victim reported the matter to the police after the victim narrated to her…