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GEARS or Governance, Elections, Advocacy and Research Services has observed that the Constitutional Court has put Citizens in Judicial quagmire. Executive Director MacDonald Chipenzi says his organisation is concerned with continued delays in the disposal of electoral petitions and other electoral related matters by the Constitutional Court. Chipenzi said this in a statement below to Zambian Eye Thursday […]

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High Court throws out Chilanga MP’s contempt application

The Lusaka High Court thrown out Chilanga member of Parliament Keith Mukata’s application to cite the UPND Media Team for contempt saying he failed to identify the members of the team. This is in a case in which Mukata and his lover Charmine Musonda are jointly charged with murder. Mukata’s lawyer Milner Katolo had told […]

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Even if Lungu does not stand, HH will still lose – MMD

Prince Ndoyi the MMD youth who has made it his business to remind the UPND of their chances of wining the 2021 election is at it again. In the latest statement Ndoyi says the chances of UPND president Hakainde Hichilema remains the same even if incumbent President Edgar Lungu was eliminated from the race by […]

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PF youths want Shakafuswa out of the party for fanning confusion

PF Youths in Lusaka led by their Provincial Chairperson Kennedy Kamba have ganged up against former UPND member Ephraim Shakafuswa in a bid to hound him out of the party and protect their party’s Secretary General Davies Mwila. Addressing party youths in Lusaka today, Kamba said Shakafuswa, who is barely one year in the party, […]

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Give Lungu a break; MMD members deserve ministerial positions!

Many of the so called founder members of the ruling Patriotic Front seem to have a bone to chew with President Lungu for allowing former members of MMD to “gatecrash” the party and continue enjoying the banquet at the high table at the expense of long standing members of PF. After scooping the elections, they […]

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Zambia’s debt a ticking time bomb – HH

United Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema has described the country’s debt stock as a time bomb. Commenting on the recent announcement by the IMF that negotiations for the country’s loan deal had collapsed, Hichilema accused the PF government of consigning future generations to perpetual debt and poverty. He noted that youths and […]

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“Even copper thieves have ascended in life”: Amos hits back at Kambwili

State House Press Aide Amos Chanda says the “Rubbish” people are hearing today would not have seen the light of day if Government and President was intolerant. And Chanda has taken a dig at Chishimba Kambwili saying “even Copper thieves have ascended in life” in an apparent response to the corruption allegations leveled against him […]

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‘MMD Die Hard’ ticks off Kambwili

MMD Die Hard Youth Coordinator Gerald Chiluba says in-coming opposition NDC president Chishimba Kambwili should stop having what he termed as selective memory regarding the former ruling party. Chiluba said the former Information Minister is deliberately remembering only the bad things about MMD even when everyone knows that his hero Michael Sata worked with MMD […]

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Nevers gets acquittal in Barrick Gold case but…..

The Lusaka Magistrates’ Court has acquitted MMD faction leader Nevers Mumba on a charge of willful failure to comply with applicable procedures relating to management of public funds which were donated by a Canadian firm, Barrick Gold. However, Ndola Industrial Relations court deputy registrar Joshua Banda, sitting as Lusaka magistrate, has found Mumba with a […]

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I wasn’t a pauper before I became President – Lungu

Republican President Edgar Lungu says it is illogical for people to question the source of his wealth when he was one of the “good lawyers” during his practicing days. Speaking when he featured on ZNBC’s special interview on Thursday the President said the people accusing him of failing to account for his property were being […]

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