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Information reaching Zambian Eye is that the opposition parties with Members of Parliament are looking at options to force for a fresh general election. Insiders say the ongoing nullification of seats belonging to the opposition is getting out of hand and opposition parties are in consultations to see how this can be stopped. One of […]

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Opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema says the ruling Patriotic Front had no programme on how they were going to governor the country hence the economic and governance crisis being experienced. Hichilema commonly known as HH says the manifesto PF produced just a few months before the 2011 polls was “a cut and paste” from his […]

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Another by-election, the Supreme Court has nullified Mkushi South constituency held by Sydney Chisanga of the opposition MMD. PF loosing candidate Davies Chisopa petitioned the poll but the High Court dismissed. He then appealed to the Supreme Court which has ruled against the High Court. Delivering the verdict Wednesday morning, Supreme Court Judge Elizabeth Muyovwe […]

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Sinazongwe Member of Parliament Richwell Siamunene has called on the electorates in the district to collectively support President Michael Sata to further enhance economic development across the country. Mr Siamunene said the people of Sinazongwe should work with the Patriotic Front (PF) government which he noted was serious about improving the living standards of all […]

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Zambian President Michael Sata will not travel to South Africa for the funeral of late former president Nelson Mandela which will be attended by over 50 Heads of States. The Zambian leader who on Monday declared seven days of national mourning will not be part of the mourners and will instead travel to Kenya for […]

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Opposition MMD Solwezi Central Member of Parliament Lucky Mulusa has lost his seat after the Supreme Court nullified his 2011 election victory on account of corruption. Acting Supreme Court Chief Justice Florence Mumba delivered the verdict Tuesday afternoon in a case Mulusa was challenging the verdict of the lower court, the High court which nullified […]

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Chief Government Spokesperson Mwansa Kapeya has congratulated the Patriotic Front (PF) and Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) on the exemplary behaviour of their cadres during the funeral of the late Health Deputy Minister, Patrick Chikusu, who was put to rest at Leopard’s Memorial Park in Lusaka yesterday. Mr Kapeya, who is also Information and Broadcasting […]

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Opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) president Hakainde Hichilema says his party is the only opposition party that provides an alternative to what he has described as the PF’s leadership crisis. Mr. Hichilema says this is because the PF leadership crisis is also causing an economic and social crisis which will require a political […]

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Deputy Minister of Health Dr. Patrick Chikusu has died in South Africa after suffering a heart attack. Dr. Chikusu was evacuated to South Africa’s Milpark  Hospital on Monday but died the same day in the night. Chief Government Spokesperson Mwansa Kapeya has confirmed Dr. Chikusu’s death saying the Deputy Minister was earlier admitted to Coptic […]

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The United Party for National Development (UPND) has exonerated its party vice president for political affairs Canisius Banda for having gone to State House to meet President Michael Sata without informing the national management committee. UPND deputy general secretary Kuchunga Simusamba said Dr Banda had gone to State House because he was in possession of […]

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