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Our party is still very much unknown in Katuba – Fr. Bwalya

141 ViewsOpposition Alliance for Better Zambia (ABZ) leader Frank Bwalya says his party is “very much” unknown in Katuba constituency. Katuba constituency is in Central province, it shares boundaries with Mandevu and Matero constituencies in Lusaka. Analyzing the just ended Katuba by-election which was won by Jonas Shakafuswa of the UPND, Fr. Bwalya said his […]

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Shakafuswa declared winner after a long wait…Helicopter took long

107 ViewsThere was panic among UPND members after the Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) delayed to declare its candidate Jonas Shakafuswa as the duly elected Member of Parliament for Katuba parliamentary by-election that took place on Tuesday, reports our Correspondent. By 11pm on Tuesday results collected from all the polling station showed that the UPND […]

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GBM explains his position in PF

196 ViewsFormer Defence Minister and Kasama Central Member of Parliament Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba has explained his position in the Patriotic Front. Responding to queries raised by the public after he resigned his Ministerial position, Mwamba respond on his facebook Page Tuesday afternoon. This is what he said: Friends, I am having an interesting time at […]

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HH promises Students: I won’t be detracted by propaganda messages against me and UPND

157 ViewsOpposition UPND president Hakainde Hichilema says he will not be detracted by those bent on distorting his messages to suit their personal agendas in order to keep misleading Zambians about his character. Speaking when he addressed students from various learning institutions in Lusaka last night, Mr. Hichilema maintained that integrity in politics was paramount, […]

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FODEP condemns Government for blackmailing voters

89 ViewsThe Foundation for Democratic Process (FODEP) has condemned the Zambian government for electoral blackmail and corruption. In a press release to Zambian Eye, FODEP Executive Director McDonald Chipenzi stated that the report is a summary of the campaigns held ahead of the Katuba by-election. “FODEP observed with concern the continued use of blackmail by […]

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High Court stops PF from expelling GBM

114 ViewsFormer Defence Minister Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba (GBM) has been granted an injunction restraining the Patriotic Front (PF) from expelling him from the party. This follows a resolution by the Northern province Executive Committee recommended to Central Committee that GBM who is Kasama Central Member of Parliament be expelled for insubordination. High Court Judge Anne […]

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Point Blank: Who will win in 2016?

221 ViewsBy Patrick Sikana Yes we are more than two years away to the voting day. And yes a lot is likely to happen between now and then which could tilt the political landscape for or against different actors on the political landscape in Zambia. But winning any election anywhere boils down to two things: […]

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Is there an animal driven constitution, mocks Sata

141 Views Zambian President Michael Sata has mocked those who are pressing for a people driven constitution to be enacted by wondering whether there was one that is animal driven, reports Zambian Eye correspondent. “Everybody is saying we need a people driven constitution, is there an animal driven constitution?” asked President Sata amid laughter during […]

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UPND advise Sata’s aid to get adequate academic credentials

126 Views United Party for National Development (UPND) has advised President Michael Sata’s Press Aid, George Chellah, to get adequate academic credentials for the job he holds so that he could be relevant in modern government and governance system. This is according to the press statement released today by UPND deputy secretary general Kachunga Simusamba. […]

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Zambians have suffered more under PF than any other govt – HH

117 Views… And says Shakafuswa is the most intelligent of all candidates contenting the Katuba by-election United Party for National Development UPND president Hakainde Hichilema has said the ruling Patriotic Front has brought more problems to Zambians than any other Government in the country, reports Zambian Eye Correspondent. Speaking to Macha Radio Station in a telephone interview […]

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