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Guy Scoot says nothing wrong in naming the stadium ‘Gabon Disaster Heroes National’

252 ViewsVice President Guy Scott has advised Members of Parliament who are opposed to naming the new stadium in Lusaka, as Gabon Disaster Heroes Stadium to table a motion in parliament and debate the issue. The Vice President says there is nothing wrong in naming the stadium as suggest as people will not evening be […]

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RB for 2016 campaign launch to be held in his home town

329 ViewsThe Rupiah Banda come-back campaign for 2016 is expected to be officially launched in Eastern province this week. Organizers have informed Zambian Eye in a statement that they will launch the former president’s campaign in his home town, Chipata. “We would like to report that our’ RB come back’ Campaign is receiving a response […]

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Sweden gives Kr64 Million to strengthen CSOs in Zambia

234 ViewsThe Zambian Governance Foundation for Civil Society has received over KR64 million from the Swedish government aimed at strengthening the civil society in Zambia. Swedish Ambassador to Zambia Lena Nordstrom said a strong civil society was a prerequisite for a free and democratic society in the country. Ms. Nordstrom disclosed this development during the […]

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193 ViewsVice President Guy Scott has explained that a candidate cannot withdraw after filing-in of nominations. Responding to queries over Evelyn Mwanawasa’s withdraw as candidate for MMD candidate in Kafulafuta forthcoming by-election during Vice president question time in Parliament on Friday, Scott  said there was no provision in the Electoral Act for one to back-up […]

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Chief Justice Of Zambia: What Is The Government Up To?

232 ViewsBy Brigadier General Godfrey Miyanda I call upon the President to publicly justify the unconstitutional appointment of an Acting Chief Justice. It is unacceptable for him and his ministers to divert attention from a serious constitutional query regarding his failure to appoint a qualified substantive Chief Justice. The deafening silence that is loudly confronting […]

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185 ViewsBy Kelvin Esiasa The month of July is a month when Zambia remembers its heroes and the unity Zambia has enjoyed over years. This is the month when Zambians stand together and say thank you to God, to friends and neighbor for having been united as one nation. Heroes day is commemorated on the […]

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Five parties set for the forthcoming by-elections

195 ViewsFive major political parties have declared their readiness to win the coming four parliamentary by elections in Solwezi East, Mkushi North, Chipata Central and Kafulafuta. Meanwhile opposition MMD and UPND have opted not to field candidates for Solwezi East and Chipata Central seats as they seek to help each in the two areas. Four […]

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344 ViewsA renowned blind citizen Elijah Ngwale has charged that the Patriotic Front (PF)  government has diverted from its policy and plans and is running a parallel structure. Ngwale who is also Director for the Zambia Disability HIV Human Rights Programme said government has divorced itself from the people who elected it into office. He […]

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240 ViewsThe United Party for National Development (UPND) has come out to issue a statement on the Zambeef saga which has been a subject of interest in this week. The party said Zambeef should not be spared if it is found guilty. It says the aromatic aldehydes are not necessarily new in the food market […]

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Perspective: Is ‘One Zambia, One Nation’ alive under PF?

290 ViewsBy Martin Mubita With the coming of the PF government the undercurrent of tribal division in Zambia is gaining momentum fast. We seem to be on a slippery slope towards disintegration. It could be so serious that the country may not be able to ‘put itself together again’. Our dilemma as a nation is […]

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