THE World Bank Group for the African Region has assured President Lungu of the Group’s unwavering commitment to supporting Zambia’s economic, social and environmental development programmes. In a congratulatory message to President Lungu, Africa Region Bank Vice-President Makhtar Diop expressed confidence that under the President’s leadership, Zambia will remain on a path towards sustainable economic
President Edgar Lungu says he is open and available to consultations and visitations from the National Assembly. President Lungu said he will freely avail himself at all times to the National Assembly Speaker Dr Patrick Matibini, Members of Parliament (MPs) and National Assembly staff. Mr. Lungu also assured the Speaker, MPs and all National Assembly
President Edgar Lungu says he is not the right person to decide over the fate of Miles Sampa who has applied to be readmitted into the PF. President Lungu said as much as he has forgiven Mr Samoa and forgotten all the insults he directed at him, the ultimate decision over his application lies in
THE Law Association of Zambia (LAZ) has today adjourned a hearing for Lusaka Martha Mushipe to November,18th, 2016, after she requested for more time to respond to a complaint letter against her conduct before the Constitutional Court. LAZ this week summoned Ms. Mushipe who is also a senior counsel for the UPND to appear before
Dr Patrick Matibini was this morning re-elected as Speaker of the National Assembly after going through unopposed. Dr Matibini will chair proceedings of the 12th session of the National Assembly which makes its first sitting next week Friday. Former Mafinga MP Catherine Matibini was also unopposed for the position of First Deputy Speaker. Mfuwe MP
UNITED Republic of Tanzania President John Pombe Joseph Magufuli has described the recent dismissal of the Presidential Election Petition by the Zambian Constitutional Court as a reaffirmation by the Zambian people of their choice of His Excellency Mr Edgar Chagwa Lungu as President of the Republic of Zambia. President Magufuli stated that President Lungu’s victory
Dr.Patrick Matibini has been reelected as Speaker of the National Assembly.
Matibini, who was nominated by the ruling Patriotic Front (PF) was declared duly elected (unopposed) this morning by the returning officer of the National Assembly Doris Mwiinga.