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Information Permanent Secretary Amos Malupenga says the print media in Zambia is mostly full of insults, a situation he says needs to change. Addressing journalists at a workshop on Monday at Zambia Institute Mass Communication,  Malupenga who is former Managing Editor at The Post, a private owned daily tabloid stated that the media were promoting […]

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OPPOSITION MMD president Nevers Mumba has said the party should brace itself for hard times as some National Executive Committee (NEC) members could leave the party as a result of the rebranding process. Dr Mumba has also appealed to Zambians to judge the former ruling party on what it would become after its rebranding process […]

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The ruling Patriotic Front and its leader Michael Sata next month marks one year in government, but opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema says this will mark a historic moment of extraordinary political failure in the nation. Speaking in Lusaka at a media briefing on Friday, Mr Hichilema charged that it is evident that the PF’s […]

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President Michael Sata says some clergymen have abandoned the pulpit and are resorting to attacking his PF government. Mr. Sata says some clergy are accusing his government of not fulfilling the election campaign promises. He dispelled the allegations and challenged those claiming that the PF government is not fulfilling its campaign promises to prove their […]

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Zambia’s former First Lady, Maureen Mwanawasa has disclosed that she has strong ambitions to contest for the presidency. And Maureen who is widow to late president Levy Mwanawasa says she would take up a job under the ruling Patriotic Front if appointed by President Michael Sata. Asked by Kenneth Maduma during Sunday Interview on ZNBC […]

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President Michael Sata has today presented his maiden speech to the Southern African Development Community (SADC) heads of state and government summit in Maputo and reaffirmed Zambia’s commitment to supporting the ideals of the regional economic bloc. Mr. Sata told the summit that Zambia and her people would remain resolved to fully support SADC towards […]

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Police in Lusaka have formally charged and arrested Chisamba Member of Parliament Moses Muteteka for motor vehicle theft contrary to section 281A of the Penal Code Cap 87 of the Laws of Zambia. Muteteka one of the vocal MMD parliamentaerian who opposed ex-president Rupiah Banda to continue to the helm of the party leadership was […]

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The Zambia Tourism Board (ZTB) has engaged stakeholders in a project to transform Lusaka city into a tourist destination. Speaking during  the “Greater Lusaka Tourism Circuit Project“ meeting in Lusaka today, ZTB Managing Director Felix Chaila said Lusaka and the country as a whole has a lot to offer in terms of tourism if only […]

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President Michael Sata has arrived in Maputo for the 32nd ordinary Southern African Development Community (SADC) summit which opens Friday at Joacquim Chissano International Conference Centre. President Sata’s plane touched down at Maputo International Airport at 12:05 hours Zambian time in the company of First Lady Christine Kaseba and his Special Assistant for Press and […]

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NAREP leader Elias Chipimo Jr who is now perceived to be siding with the ruling PF government has called on the immidiate dropping of charges slapped on opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema. Speaking in Lusaka today (Wednesday) Chipimo Jr. says the arrest and charging of Zambia’s leading opposition leader was not helping the country at […]

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