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UPND Member of Parliament for Livingstone Rev. Howard Sekwela is to be appointed as Southern province Minister, Zambian Eye has being told. Rev. Sekwela will take over from Kafue PF MP who has been transferred to Western province in the same capacity. Insiders in PF have told the Zambian Eye that some people were tasked […]

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A British soldier who did not realise she was pregnant has given birth to a baby boy at the Camp Bastion field hospital in Afghanistan. The Ministry of Defence (MOD) in London said mother and baby were in stable condition and a specialist “Paediatric Retrieval Team” would fly out from Britain to care for them […]

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Mama Betty Kaunda will be buried this Sunday in Chinsali, the provincial capital of the newly created Muchinga province. According to information obtained by Zambian Eye from Cabinet office who have now taken over the funeral arrangements following President Michael Sata’s decision to accord the former First Lady a State funeral. The remains of Mama […]

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The Patriotic Front government has announced that it has made arrangements to bring back the body of former First Lady Betty Kaunda tomorrow (Thursday). Mama Betty died early hours of Wednesday in a Harare hospital after she went to visit her daughter working at the Zambian High Commission in Zimbabwe. The remains of Mama Betty […]

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Mama Betty Kaunda dies

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Zambia’s former First Lady and wife to first republican president Dr Kenneth Kaunda has died at the age of 83 in Harare hospital. The cause of death is not yet known and the family is still waiting details of the cause of death of the former first Lady. First born son Colonel Panji Kaunda who […]

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Despite schools having opened a week ago, there are no teachers at N’goman’gulu Basic School in Lukulu West. The teachers have not reported back to this remote school in Western province, a situation that is worrying residents. Only the Head Teacher is at the school. Education Deputy Minister Patrick Ngoma who visited the school described […]

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The much anticipated appeal case on the tribunal set up to probe three judges has been heard and concluded. The hearing was presided over by a full bench of Supreme Court judges on Tuesday. Acting Chief justice Lombe Chibesakunda says the judgment date of the appeal hearing will be communicated later. This is in a […]

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Barely a week  after Secretary to Cabinet Evans Chibiliti was retired, President Michael Sata has with immediate effect retired deputy Secretary to the Cabinet Teddy Mulonga in what he calls ‘national interest.’ President Sata announced Mr. Mulonga retirement in a press statement released by his Spokesperson George Chellah on Tuesday. He has thanked Mr. Mulonga […]

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PF is losing popularity says Bishop Mambo

Bishop John Mambo has charged that the ruling Patriotic Front is slowly losing popularity. Bishop Mambo has noted that the PF government seems to have departed from the promises made during campaigns. He says it is important that the Michael Sata led government begin to live up to the promises it made to the Zambian […]

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Police have blocked opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema from having in-door meetings with his party officials in Western province. Mr. Hakainde who was in Mongu, the provincial capital of Western province wanted to have meetings with some party officials as he embarks on reorganizing his party. But Police are said to have blocked the meetings. […]

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