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253 ViewsPF presidential aspirant Miles Sampa has disassociated himself from a group called cartel with vest interest in the ruling party. The infamous cartel is said to be wanting to have a person it can control to be the successor to President Michael Sata. Sampa who is among the contenders for the ruling party’s top […]

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870 ViewsAn organization called Zambians in the UK for Democracy and Prosperity has called on the ruling Patriotic Front (PF) to avoid short-cuts and ensure that they elect it’s leader at a General Conference. In a statement released to Zambian Eye by spokesperson Alexander Banda, the organization has also endorsed Sports Minister and Roan Member […]

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Pro-Edgar Lungu MPs threaten to not pass national budget

484 Views Some Patriotic Front (PF) Members of Parliament have threatened to block the 2015 national budget if their preferred candidate Edgar Lungu is not adopted as the party’s candidate in the presidential by election. The MPs have also threatened to suspend their financial contributions to the party to force party president Dr Guy Scott […]

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Dr Kaseba speaks out on PF succession battle

485 ViewsLate president Michael Sata’s Widow Dr. Christine Kaseba has revealed that her husband trusted acting President Guy Scott to guide the ruling Patriotic Front (PF) forward. Speaking to Journalists after she led the Sata family in laying wreaths at the grave of late President Sata at Embassy Park, Dr. Kaseba said although she hates […]

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G20 summit: Leaders pledge to grow their economies by 2.1%

333 ViewsAustralian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has closed the G20 summit by detailing economic pledges agreed by world leaders. The leaders agreed to boost their economies by at least 2.1% by 2018, adding $2 trillion to global economies. Much of the summit focused on Russian President Vladimir Putin’s position on the crisis in Ukraine. Mr […]

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580 ViewsUnited Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema has paid tribute to the Chipolopolo boys following their victory over Mozambique and subsequent qualification to the 2015 AFCON to be held in Equatorial Guinea. The opposition leader took to his Facebook page to express his joy over the Chipolopolo”s away victory over the Mambas. […]

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417 ViewsZambia have secured their passage to the 2015 African Cup of Nations finals with a 1-0 victory over Mozambique courtesy of a Given singuluma strike, reports Zambian Eye sports corespondent. And Cape Verde ensured qualification as group leaders after beating Niger 3-1 on Saturday to claim top place. The win in Maputo was Zambia […]

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357 ViewsMozambique coach Joao Chissano says the pressure is on Zambia and not his side in this afternoon’s do-or-die 2015 AFCON Group F qualifier. The third-placed Mambas’ entertain second-placed chipolopolo in Maputo. Both sides are tied on five points after four rounds of matches played. “Zambia has always qualified to the Africa Cup, so they […]

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UNZA students riot, hostel gutted

502 ViewsA female students’ hostel at the University of Zambia was this evening gutted by fire as students fought running battles with the police. Female students were reportedly forced to jump through windows as their rooms caught fire. According to a source at the institution, the police had resorted to forcing their way into the […]

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430 ViewsOne stands as tall as a red British phone booth. The other is the height of six stacked cans of baked beans. On Thursday, for the first time, the man with the tallest recorded height in the world and the shortest man in the world met at an event in London, where they posed […]

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