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ConCourt judges misinterpreted ’14 days’ time frame for presidential petition – JCC

The Judicial Complaints Commission has ruled that the five Constitutional Court Judges who presided over the 2016 Presidential Petition filed by UPND Presidential Candidate Hakainde Hichilema, and his running mate Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba, failed to properly interpret Articles 101(5) and 103(2) of the Constitution in relation to the time-frame for hearing of Presidential Petitions.   […]

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I will die with Edgar Lungu – Mwila

Patriotic Front (PF) secretary general Davies Mwila has vowed that he will never leave the party and will die with President Edgar Lungu. Speaking on ‘Sunday Interview’ programme on ZNBC Television, Mwila who was the first to quit his ministerial portfolio under PF government when he resigned as Deputy Minister of Defence under President Sata, […]

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The National ‘Indaba’ roadmap

By Justin Mupundu The National ‘Indaba’ is the country’s most anticipated epoch-making event. But how should the national ‘Indaba’ road-map be drawn-up? Or what should be the process of national dialogue? President Edgar Lungu, a great statesman, has accepted to dialogue with United Party for National Development (UPND)’s Hakainde Hichilema, and engaged Catholic Bishops, former […]

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Threatened State of Emergency ends

Government has announced that the 90-day Threatened State of Emergency declared by President Edgar Lungu following a series of suspected acts of sabotage will expire at midnight today. On July 11, Parliament unanimously approved President Lungu’s invocation of Article 31 of the Republican Constitution. Announcing the development in Parliament this afternoon, Justice Minister Lubinda  explained that […]

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Stop accusing judges of corruption, LAZ tells HH

The Law Association of Zambia (LAZ) has chastised UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema for accusing some Constitutional Court Judges of corruption. During a press briefing at his residence in Lusaka yesterday, Hichilema accused Constitutional Court judges Anne Mwewa Sitali,  Palan Musonda and Mungeni Mulenga of being corrupt. But in a statement issued today, LAZ president Linda […]

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Stop attacking HH, do something to support him – UPND

The opposition UPND has appealed to general members of the public criticizing it’s leader over his soft approach to issues after his incarceration to stop it and instead do something to help him. UPND Chairperson for Labour Percy Chanda made the appeal in a statement below made available to Zambian Eye. STOP ATTACKING HH DO […]

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Lungu is losing it, someone putting sand in his beer – Canisius

Dr Canisius Banda has observed that President Lungu will divide the country and lose power by his decision to stay away from traditional ceremonies. Dr Banda who says he is a friend to President Lungu says the president is being mislead or he has allowed himself to be mislead. He notes that of late President […]

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HH has been overshadowed by Kambwili – Ndoyi

Political activist Prince Ndoyi has observed that UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema is being overshadowed by Chishimba Kambwili in the country’s political arena. In a statement, Ndoyi who is the former ZANASU Vice President and a renowned youth activist said the opposition leader seems to be “dropping gears and momentum each passing day.” He said Hichilema […]

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Centre for Young Leaders in Africa CYLA ambassadors on Sunday graduated from a Program for Young Politicians in Africa, an initiative for young politicians sponsored by the Swedish government through the Green Forum and held at Salima’s Senga Bay in Malawi. The program, which started last year with the initial participation of young politicians from […]

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Is Kambwili an alarmist or a whisle blower?

“If he is an alarmist then why is he not arrested or sued by the God given govt of Zambia ” Roan PF member of Parliament Chishimba Kambwili claims to the whistle blower of the numerous corruption activities in government. He is the number one news maker in Zambia because of exposing his friend in […]

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