Category: Zambian news

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…

Letter: The man behind the criminal activities at Comesa Market

208 ViewsDear Editor, This gentleman in this picture here goes by the Name Farouk Mwale. He is a Ugandan national who leads a gang that is perpetrating criminal activities at Comesa Market. This individual has carved out a fearsome reputation for himself as he uses a mixture of intimidation (he claims to be well connected…

Bottom Road contractor abandons due to lack of funding

51 ViewsConstruction of the Bottom road from Siavonga turn off to Sinazeze in Southern province has stalled with the contractor engaged by government abandoning works due to lack of funding. Gwembe District Commissioner, Justus Phiri who confirmed the development, told Byta FM News in Mazabuka that the contractor has not been on site for a…

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…