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227 ViewsAs the party which initiated and spearheaded the campaign for the former President Rupiah Bwezani Banda to come back to active politics we are not surprised by the huge amounts of money being poured into attempts to demonise him and desperate efforts to stop him from exercising his democratic right to contest the presidential bye election in January hence our […]

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138 ViewsThe United Party for National Development [UPND] in Choma District has welcomed the statement issued by the Electoral Commission of Zambia [ECZ] Chairperson Justice Irene Mambilima that  the Commission will not extend the date of nominations by calling on political parties that have engulfed in internal wrangles to put their houses in order. UPND […]

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A vote for me is a vote for a united Zambia, HH tells Mansa

428 ViewsUPND presidential candidate Hakainde Hichilema on Wednesday flew to Mansa in Luapula province from Northern province. This is what Hichilema said in his statement to Zambian Eye: Today the Zambia United tour travelled to Mansa. Thank you to all those who came out to meet me at the airport. I have pledged to you […]

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274 ViewsFr. Frank Bwalya has accused ZNBC of doing propaganda for the opposition United Party for National Development (UPND). Fr Bwalya who heads an opposition party called Alliance for Better Zambia and has endorsed the candidature of Edgar Lungu in the forthcoming Presidential elections says it is sad that the National Broadcaster is now used […]

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Be patient, we shall win, Sampa tells supporters

445 ViewsDisputed Patriotic Front (PF) president Miles Sampa has called on his supporters to remain calm and patient following the issuance of a consent by the High Court on Wednesday. “I wish to ask my supporters and well-wishers to remain calm and patient, leaving the full extent of the law to run its course,” Sampa […]

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HH meets Chitimukulu

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HH meets Chitimukulu

223 ViewsThe Bemba Royal Establishment (BRE) yesterday allowed the UPND President Hakainde Hichilema, Lubansenshi Independent MP Patrick Mucheleka and entourage to meet Henry Kanyantta Sosala after 17 hours in the dark. The Chitimukulu blessed Mr. Hichilema and wished him well in the upcoming elections. According to the Bemba traditionalists, the move to meet Mr. Hichilema […]

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High Court declares Lungu as dully elected PF President

286 ViewsThe Lusaka High Court has issued a consent judgement declaring Defense Minister Edgar Lungu as the dully elected leader of the Patriotic Front (PF) and therefore the party’s candidate in the forthcoming presidential election. The ruling passed by High Court Judge Mungeni Mulenga in Lusaka this afternoon further declared the December 1 General Conference […]

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220 ViewsThe drama in the ruling Patriotic Front has continued after the returning officer in the general conference that ushered in Miles Sampa as party President said Sampa was not legally elected. Germano Mutale Kaulungombe, a lawyer and Chairperson of the PF Electoral Commission, says the general conference did not have the minimum 3700 delegates […]

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246 ViewsErstwhile Patriotic Front (PF) presidential hopeful Chishimba Kambwili has launched a stinging verbal attack on PF cadre and Road Development Agency (RDA) Board Chairman Willie Nsanda, labeling him a “call boy” and accusing him of improper conduct in his role at RDA. The Roan Parliamentarian said Nsanda was an ‘apostle of violence’ who was […]

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322 ViewsPF faction leader Miles Sampa has filed for an application for injunction in the Lusaka High Court to restrain leader of another faction Edgar Lungu from ‘masquerading’ as party president. Sampa, through his lawyer Makebi Zulu, has sued PF secretary general Bridget Atanga and Lungu and is seeking a declaration that the party general […]

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