Category: Politics

PF losing ground in Copperbelt

299 ViewsBy: Chipindi Caleb Fundanga The ruling Patriotic Front is in dire need of a reality check. The current situation on the Copperbelt does not stand for good reading with around 24 months till the next election. The ruling party has been highly dependent on the Copperbelt in all of its previous election victories and…

Video: Davies Mwila preaches tribalism in Eastern Provinces

440 ViewsEasterners must vote for Edgar Lungu because he hails from Eastern Province, says Patriotic Front (PF) Secretary General Davies Mwila. Just two days ago, President Lungu was complaining about tribal/regional voting when an EU delegation paid a courtesy call on him at State House. Now that the ruling party’s CEO is seen openly and…

Kambwili, Musenge court case on today

45 ViewsThe case were Chishimba Kambwili and Mwenya Musenge are battling for the ownership of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) party comes up this morning. Musenge, the former NDC secretary general, has dragged Kambwili and Bridget Atanga to court to stop them from “masquerading” as NDC leader and secretary general respectively. The case will be…

SACCORD reaffirms continued contributions towards refinement of POA

141 ViewsSACCORD has reaffirmed it’s continued contribution to the refinement of the Public Order Act through consultations with other stakeholders. Speaking when he opened a two day workshop on the POA SACCORD in Lusaka Tuesday,  Board Member Humphrey Elakani said his organisation has continued to provide space for other stakeholders’ contributions as regards the POA…

ECZ sets date for Katuba by-election

198 ViewsTHE Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) has set July 30, as the date for Katuba Constituency parliamentary by-election. The seat fell vacant following the death of Area Member of Parliament, Patricia Mwashingwele who died after an illness on May 2. Mwashingwelwe won seat on the UPND ticket in 2016. In the statement to the…