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Nevers still hopeful, says Lungu’s election will be reversed

MMD faction leader Nevers Mumba is still hopeful that Edgar Lungu’s election will be reversed after the petition is heard.   But the Constitution Court which presides on the presidential election petition could not hear the petition saying time had lapsed provided in the constitution.   After this declaration, Edgar Lungu was inaugurated as republican […]

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Comment: Why the sympathy for M’membe and the Mast Newspaper?

By Mpazi Siame   Zambians have to wise up and move away from all the emotionally charged thinking and analysis. Let us try and be realistic and pragmatic our support or criticism of events. In which case let us ask the real questions about what is prevailing here.   Why does M’membe find himself in […]

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United Progressive People (UPP) leader Dr. Saviour Chishimba has described the Electronic Voucher system as disastrous. Speaking when he appeared on the Hot potato Programme Saturday afternoon, Chishimba alleged that corruption is at the centre in the way the programme is being conducted and warns that the process should never be allowed to be conducted […]

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President Edgar Lungu has categorically stated that he will not relieve under-fire Patriotic Front (PF) secretary general Davies Mwila of his duties. There have been widespread calls from both within and outside the ruling party for Mwila to be jettisoned, with the latest coming from some chiefs in Luapula Province who accuse him of being arrogant […]

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M’membe speaks out: Lungu is a coward, he must wait!

Fred M’membe has reacted angrily to the arrest of his wife Mutinta and search of his residence describing President Edgar Lungu as a coward who should have known that he is out of the country.   M’membe who is the former Chief Editor for the liquidated Post Newspaper says President Lungu and his agents knew […]

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Sakala and other small parties creating shadow cabinet

Edwin Sakala who heads a small party called ZDDM or Zambia Direct Democracy Movement and other small parties are creating a shadow cabinet. Sakala who is a brother to Richard Sakala announced this in a statement below: The truth which Zambians don’t seem to realize is that they have destroyed their own country through holding […]

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Police hunt for M’membe, keeps his wife in Police cells

Police in Lusaka are hunting for Fred M’membe the owner of the liquidated newspaper, The Post.   Dr. M’membe is at large and there are reports that he is out of the country. The Magistrate court has issued a warrant of arrest against him for allegedly presenting himself as the director of the liquidated company. […]

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Hakainde Hichilema today visited Mast Newspaper director Mutinta Mazoka M’membe and her bodyguards who are detained at Kabwata police station. And police have refused to release her on police bond on grounds that the arresting officer is not available. Mrs M’membe was arrested Wednesday around 17:00 hours after armed state police stormed her residence along […]

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M’membe’s wife Mutinta Mazoka arrested

Police this evening arrested Mutinta Mazoka, wife to former Post Newspaper Managing Director Fred M’membe.   This was after the police stormed M’membe’s residence in Rhodespark where the Liquidator wanted to repossess the house.   The Police had a rough time trying to gain entry to the house and in the process injured Mutinta. Mutinta […]

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By Isaac Makashini I love reading, and it is a habit I have grown up with from my childhood days in my father’s house in Luanshya. My father was a teacher, and our living room had two big bookshelves packed full with books. Titles with far a ranging diversity – from religious, political, medical topics […]

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