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Rupiah Banda Thanks Zambians for their Solidarity

38 ViewsLUSAKA, 16th March, 2013— His Excellency Rupiah Bwezani Banda, the Fourth President of the Republic of Zambia, wishes to thank all Zambians for the solidarity shown to him during the period leading to and after the lifting of his immunity. The former Zambian head of State, whose immunity was lifted by 80 of the […]

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RB spent $300, 000 on shoes, $60,000 on branded bulbs – Kabimba

33 ViewsFormer president Rupiah Banda is alleged to have spent 300, 000 dollars on shoes and 60, 000 dollars on branded bulbs, Justice Minister Wynter Kabimba stated in his motion calling for the lifting immunity from prosecution. Tabling the motion before Parliament on Friday, March 15, 2013, Kabimba also revealed that the former president also […]

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We are better off with few united and disciplined MPs – UPND

15 ViewsUnited Party for National Development (UPND) Deputy Spokesperson Cornelius Mweetwa has said his party is happy to have a few united and disciplined members than a bunch of indiscipline and treacherous members. Mr. Mweetwa told ZANIS in a telephone interview in Lusaka today that the UPND will not accept to work with the PF […]

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Setback, three senior officials quit NAREP

26 ViewsThree opposition NAREP officials have resigned from the party with immediate effect barely a week after President of the Youth League quit the party. The officials are Mike Muyawa the National party secretary, Luchembe Chilufya the presidential spokesperson, Probby Chama the National Mobilization Chairman. Early in the day on Let the People Talk programme, […]

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Lawrence Evans joins parliament

30 ViewsNewly elected Livingstone Member of Parliament (PF) has joined parliament with a promise to uphold parliamentary values to work towards developing his constituency. Evans was escorted into the house by Chongwe MP Sylvia Masebo who is also Tourism Minister and Chipangali MP Vincent Mwale. The MP polled 10, 233 votes against his closest rival […]

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Vice President Guy Scott expected in India

34 ViewsVice President Dr Guy Scott is expected in India to attend the 9th CII-EXIM Bank Conclave on India-Africa Project Partnership which runs from 17 -19 March, 2013. The Vice President will arrive in India tomorrow on Saturday, March 16 aboard an Emirates Airline at the Indira Gandhi International Airport at 14:30 hours local time. […]

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Removing Ex-president Banda’s Immunity is a violation of Rule of Law, says lawyer Amsterdam

26 Views Following news reports of Zambia’s ruling Patriotic Front (PF) party tabling a motion before parliament requesting the removal of immunity of former President Rupiah Banda, lawyer Robert Amsterdam has denounced the measure as a politically motivated desecration of the rule of law. “By attempting to remove former President Banda’s immunity in the absence […]

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ZANIS Report on Livingstone election violence: Police arrests UPND cadres for allegedly abducting PF official

23 ViewsTwo UPND cadres have been arrested by police in Livingstone for allegedly abducting and assaulting a PF Stream Chairman for Dambwa Site and Service. Southern Province Police Commissioner Charity Katanga confirmed the development to journalists during a press briefing held at her office today. Mrs Katanga said Cephas Bbuku, 45 of house number 6564 […]

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Malawi’s Joyce Banda’s government charges her pedecessor’s brother and others with treason

30 ViewsThe brother of former Malawi leader Bingu wa Mutharika and 11 other high-profile figures have been charged with treason for allegedly trying to prevent Joyce Banda succeeding him. Former Foreign Minister Peter Mutharika asked the military to take over after his brother’s death, an official report said last week. He is accused of seeking […]

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UPND pounce on PF officials suspected buying votes during voting in Livingstone

31 ViewsDear Zambian Eye PF has engaged in massive vote-buying in Livingstone. An incident has just occured at Apostolic Faith Church polling Station in Zambezi Ward where some UPND Officials pounced on several PF Officials from Lusaka and C/Belt that included a Mr Bwalya and Judge Ngoma giving k10 to each person heading in the […]

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