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Fourth President Zambia Rupiah Banda has described the statement made by president Michael Sata that he was in South Africa to seek Criminal Political Asylum. In a statement made available to the media by his office, the former head of state said that he was disturbed by reports being perpetrated by Zambian government, alleging that his travel […]

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VENTURES AFRICA – Her countenance and demeanor  her confidence and wisdom; there’s something about a strong, influential woman. Strong women that hold the power to make important decisions are becoming with increasing frequency, the norm rather than the exception in everyday African society and business. Leadership, passion and vision no longer wear a purely masculine face […]

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Former first lady Thandiwe Banda has filed an application in the Lusaka High Court seeking to reverse the restriction order on Mpundu Trust Limited by the Anti Corruption Commission (ACC). Thandiwe is further seeking the State to vary the restriction order issued on the Mphundu Trust apartments. The motion comes at the same time that […]

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The opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) says it is not under any obligation to explain what the Mapatizya formula is all about. UPND Secretary General Winston Chibwe says nobody discusses a strategy in the open. On Monday, the Southern African Centre for the constructive Resolution of Disputes (SACCORD) called on the Electoral Commission […]

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Chief Government Spokesperson Kennedy Sakeni has refuted assertions that the ruling Patriotic Front would consider revoking the passports of leaders of the MMD, UPND, ULP and ZDDM following their recent trip South Africa were they petitioned the Commonwealth to suspend Zambia’s membership for alleged human rights abuses. Chief Government Spokesperson Kennedy Sakeni has refuted assertions […]

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MMD president Nevers Mumba has dispelled assertions by Republican President Michael Sata suggesting that opposition political leaders’ trip to the Commonwealth Secretariat in South Africa was to seek criminal asylum. Speaking during a media briefing at his residence in Lusaka’s Kabulonga residential area this afternoon, Dr. Mumba said the visit to the Commonwealth secretariat was […]

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The NAREP National Youth League has been saddened by the remarks made from South African by Dr Nevers Mumba, the UPND leader and Mr Sakwiba Sikota!  We would like to remind these Opposition leaders to place their priorities right says Mr Aquino Sampa Mutale. The Opposition leaders should know better than to discredit, castigate and undermine […]

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UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema has justified the intent of opposition political leaders’ visit to the Commonwealth secretariat in South Africa to request for the organization’s intervention in the alleged violation of Commonwealth values and principles by the Patriotic Front government. UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema has justified the intent of opposition political leaders’ visit to the […]

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RESPONSE TO HON. SAKENI STATEMENT Dear All, I have just read a statement by Hon. Kennedy Sakeni, MP, Minister of Information and Broadcasting Services who is also official Government Spokesman regarding the opposition press briefing in South Africa. The statement alleges that I, Dickson Jere, accompanied former President Mr. Rupiah Banda to South Africa on […]

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President Michael Sata has with immediate effect appointed Itezhi tezhi UPND Member of Parliament Greyford Monde as Deputy Minister in the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock. President Sata in his letter of appointment to Mr Monde has expressed confidence that the appointee will perform to his expectations and that of the Zambian people. He becomes […]

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