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The governing Patriotic Front party has abandoned its earlier position of having a mini government as a way of cost serving in order to push resources in social sectors. The PF government now says it has increased a number of Deputy Ministers to operate effective, the position they had condemned when they were in opposition. […]

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Zambia’s founding president Dr Kenneth Kaunda has reaffirmed his position that Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe must not be demonised by the West for carrying out what the international media coined as “fast-track” land reforms in his country. Dr Kaunda was speaking when President Mugabe paid a courtesy call on him at his office in Lusaka, […]

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By Wright Musoma President Sata cannot be blamed for having more Bemba speaking people in his government because those are mostly the ones who stood with him when he was fighting MMD government for almost, if not over a decade. Let’s face it, he got over whelming support and votes from places like Luapula, Northern […]

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Expelled MMD Mufumbwe Member of Parliament Steven Masumba has u-turned his earlier decision to go for a by-election on the ruling PF ticket. After his expulsion, Mr. Masumba stated that he was ready to battle with the MMD. He had said he was seeking to re-contest the seat on PF ticket so he can become […]

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Lusaka province Minister Col Gerry Chanda has claimed that the opposition is inciting street vendors to rise against the elected PF government. Col Chanda revealed that he had information that some politicians from the opposition were inciting the street vendors to defy government direction to leave the streets in order to create problems that would […]

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MMD president Nevers Mumba says his relationship with his UPND counterpart Hakainde Hichilema and predecessor Rupiah Banda is good contrary to media reports. And Dr. Mumba has warned that the minimum wage introduced by the PF government may result into riots if not handled properly. There have been media reports that Dr. Mumba is not […]

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President Michael Sata has given the people of Luapula province a University, three institutes and created two districts in appreciation for the vote they gave him and his PF party in the last elections. “I used to come here to beg for power and now that I have the power I am giving you a […]

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Expelled MMD Member of Parliament for Mufumbwe in North Western province says he is game and ready for a battle with his former party in a by-election. Stephen Masumba who is serving as Deputy Minister for Local government in the PF was on Thursday expelled by the MMD highest organ NEC for misconduct. MMD Chief […]

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It is not a favour for President Michael Sata to give us jobs because we fought together to put him and the PF in power, Mike Mulongoti has said. Mr. Mulongoti who served as Minister of Supply and MMD Elections Chairperson before he was fired however explained that he will not force the PF to […]

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Defence Minister Geophrey Bwalya Mwamba (GBM) has defended President Michael Sata’s appointments saying there is no nepotism as family members filled into public offices worked for those positions. There has been an observation that President Sata has formed what people call ‘family forest’ by appointing relatives into public offices. Mwamba or GBM as he is […]

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