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HH and his UPND should just accept reality that Lungu is President of Zambia – Chipimo

NATIONAL Restoration Party (NAREP) president Elias Chipimo has advised United Party for National Development (UPND) president Hakainde Hichilema to accept the reality that Republican President Edgar Chagwa Lungu is Zambia’s Head of State.   Mr Chipimo said at a press briefing in Lusaka yesterday that whether one liked it or not, voted in the last […]

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HH must be summoned and punished, PF MP tells Speaker

Mwansabombwe PF member of parliament Rodgers Mwewa says it is unacceptable for UPND president Hakainde Hichilema to refer to Speaker of the National Assembly Dr Patrick Matibini as a cadre.   Speaking when he rose on a point of order in Parliament yesterday, Mwewa sought Speaker Matibini’s ruling on whether or not the opposition leader […]

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Opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema has come out strong on Speaker of the National Assembly Patrick Matibini labelling him as a Patriotic Front cadre not fit to preside over Parliament as Speaker.   In an interview where he was reacting on the happenings in the House, Hichilema charged that Dr Matibini was mishandling parliamentary business. […]

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The UPND in Lusaka have notified the Zambia Police that party leader Hakainde Hichilema and his deputy Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba will on April 2 hold a public rally at Twashuka grounds in Kanyama to talk about a range of issues affecting Zambians. According to a letter signed by UPND Lusaka Province chairman Bob Sakahilu and […]

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Youths in the Felix Mutati-led MMD faction have urged Nevers Mumba to “stop fighting the will of members” and move on as opposed to “embarrassing himself with wild claims” that he is still the leader of the former ruling party. The Mumba and Mutati factions have been locked in a bitter fight for what’s left […]

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“President Lungu is not eligible to stand in 2021”

By Elias Munshya and Michael Chishala “A person who has twice held office as President,” states Article 106(3) of Zambia’s Constitution 2016, “is not eligible for election as President.” However, Article 106 (6) further explains that a Vice-President, or another person who assumes the presidency due to a by-election, will not be deemed to have […]

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Lungu heads to Muchinga

President Edgar Lungu is this Sunday expected in Muchinga Province for a three day working visit. The President is expected to check on developmental projects. The Head of State will also check on over 100 Trucks that have been impounded at Nakonde border after being found with illegally harvested Mukula logs. Muchinga Province Permanent Secretary […]

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PF MPs deny UNZA Students loans

Patriotic Front Members of Parliament on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 refussed to provide loans to vulnerable students at the University of Zambia whose families cannot afford to pay fees due to poverty.   This decision was made after Member of Parliament Garry Nkombo moved a motion to compel government to provide loans for eligible students. […]

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MMD youths in Lusaka have castigated UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema for his continued attacks on former President Rupiah Banda. In a statement issued by the MMD media team’s Prince Ndoyi, the youths said they are shocked and disappointed that a person aspiring to lead the nation has continued to orchestrate insults against the man who […]

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The Economic and Equity Party (EEP) has written to Chief Justice Irene Mambilima , urging her to intervene in the case of The Post newspaper by appointing another judge other than Justice Nkonde as he is perceived to be biased in the way he has handled the case so far. Party leader Chilufya Tayali states […]

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