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70 ViewsCounting of votes has continued in  Feira Constituency, of Luangwa  district where residents had gone to elect their new Member of Parliament (MP). And report from our correspondence in Feira indicates that the ruling Patriotic Front (PF) has taken an early lead in the election results counted so far. According to official Electoral Commission […]

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66 ViewsPress Statement The claim by one of the many Deputy Ministers in the Ministry of Commerce and Trade, Hon Miles Sampa that so far only K17billion has been used for by-elections is not true.  This is simply shinga butter. A minimum of K5Billion is spent just to conduct one by-election. This is according to […]

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96 ViewsSupreme Court Judge Philip Musonda has indicated that he will not appear before Judge Lovemore Chikopa’s tribunal. Judge Musonda says he will not appear before the tribunal which has been set up to investigate the alleged unprofessional conduct of him and his two colleagues because he has resigned as Supreme Court Judge. In a […]

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86 ViewsCadres suspected to be from ruling Patriotic Front (PF) have attacked Kennedy Hamudulu the opposition UPND Member of Parliament for Siavonga in Feira. According to UPND Deputy Secretary General Kuchunga Simusamba, the MP and other officials were attacked at the market and his vehicle has been damaged. The cadres arrived at the scene riding […]

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102 ViewsAnother by election is in the offing as the opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) loses its first seat through a petition. This is after the Supreme Court nullified the election of Hastings Sililo as Mulobezi Member of Parliament. Supreme Court Elizabeth Muyovwe nullified the election of Sililo on ground that it was […]

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74 ViewsLubanseshi Independent Member of Parliament Patrick Mucheleka has noted  that the unplanned development the Patriotic Front (PF)  wants to undertake will take Zambia back into another debt. Mucheleka observed that the PF is undertaking unplanned and uncoordinated developments which is going to force them into borrowing to finance them. He said this will be putting […]

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200 ViewsParliament in Zambia has begun sitting after it suspended the sitting in March were it also stripped former PresidentRupiah Banda of his immunity. The sitting resumed on Tuesday at 14:30 hours and begun looking at questions for oral answers. The house received new members, Daniel Mukombwe who took his oath as MP after being […]

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78 ViewsPolice in Lusaka have clashed with some bus drivers and residents in Matero’s Lilanda and Chainda townships respectively. The clash resulted in what could be described riots after police fired teargas canisters on the drivers and residents who staged a boycott. The residents in the respective townships were backing drivers who have declare this […]

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57 ViewsHundreds of Commuters in Lusaka the Zambian capital were on Monday stranded after mini bus drivers staged a protest over what they termed harassment from traffic police officers and the Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) officers. Many drivers parked their buses and left people including those going for work and school going children […]

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117 ViewsPolice in Serenje, Central Province has arrested a woman for allegedly killing and eating her 2 year child. The woman identified as Leah Mwelwa was picked up by residents after committing the said offence. Mwelwa who confirmed eating her child has however blamed Zambia Wild Authority (ZAWA) for stopping them from poaching. Mwelwa is […]

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