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Opposition UPND says its former Livingstone Member of Parliament Reverend Howard Sikwela is an ungrateful man. Meanwhile the party has accused the ruling Patriotic Front (PF) of masterminding the resignation of Rev Sikwela. Party Secretary General Winstone Chibwe said it is ungrateful for Rev Sikwela to resign as a parliamentarian considering the effort the party […]

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We would like to blame the Patriotic Front government for the defection among Members of Parliament we have witnessed in the recent past. The ruling party’s secretary general one Mr. Winter Kabimba is on record having encouraged parliamentarians from the opposition who want to work with the ruling party to resign their position and join […]

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There was drama in a place called Batoka in Choma district in the Southern Province when one cattle farmer refused to receive the new rebased currency. Sky FM’s staffer Norman Kapata rushed to the scene and brought the following report. The man only identified as Iron Mudenda from Mboola rejected the money, saying he was […]

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Livingstone Central Member of Parliament Reverend Howard Sikwela has cited hostility towards the ruling Patriotic Front government and himself by UPND has forced him to resign. Addressing the media in Livingstone Friday morning January 4, 2013, Rev Sikwela said that his decision to resign from the party and also as an MP had been reached […]

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Call Boys in the Zambian capital Lusaka are still powerful and seem to have grown in number since the Patriotic Front [PF] Government took over power from the Movement for Multiparty Democracy [MMD]. The Zambian Eye carried out a survey at various bus stations in the city and discovered that more depots have been created by the call boys […]

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Political commentator Dante Saunders has said the opposition in the country is currently not as strong as it should be and there is need for it to strengthen up. Saunders said a strong opposition was key in a democracy because only then would it be able to offer effective checks and balances.  He told the […]

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The Patriotic Front in Lusaka province challenged Evangelical Fellowship of Zambia Executive Director Reverend Pukuta Mwanza and Foundation for Democratic Process Executive Director Macdonald Chipenzi to a political fight. PF Provincial Youth Chairman Kennedy Kamba says the two should stop hiding their political maneuvers in their organisations, but should instead come out in the open […]

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MMD cadres today stormed the party secretariat demanding the removal of party president Nevers Mumba. The cadres also demanded that expelled National Secretary Major Richard Kachingwe be reinstated. The cadres claimed that the MMD leadership under Dr. Mumba has become selfish and was enjoying the party resources alone. The cadres all male who had come […]

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The Bank of Zambia [BOZ] has said there is no need for people to worry and panic over the rebased Kwacha because it has enough security features to protect them from unscrupulous people. BOZ project manager for currency rebasing Moris Mulomba said that people should not feel cheated out of their money by traders because […]

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Opposition UPND national youth Chairperson Likando Mufalali has warned politicians to desist from drawing the name of the Litunga into politics. Mr. Mufalali says the Litunga should be allowed to preside over Barotseland issues freely as he is non partisan. And Mr. Mufalali says Western Province is still not satisfied with government’s plans to set […]

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