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United Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema has been challenged to prove his malpractice allegations in Mpongwe and Livingstone, ahead of the forthcoming parliamentary by-elections. Yesterday Hichilema accused the ruling Patriotic Front of engaging in election malpractices ahead of the Mpongwe and Livingstone central by-elections. But Livingstone PF campaign Chairman Obvious Mwaliteta told […]

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The Registrar of Societies says it is still contemplating on whether or not to cancel the records of the opposition Reform Party (RP) in its data base. The latter was headed by the then President Dr Nevers Mumba who is now Movement for Multi-party Democracy (MMD) leader. In an interview in Lusaka today, Acting Chief […]

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The Zambia Postal Services Corporation (ZAMPOST) has announced that theywill meet the full funeral costs for the 54 victims of the Chibombo Post bus accident. Announcing this today February 8 2013, Zambia Postal Services Post Master General McPherson Chanda said that his company and the bereaved families based in Ndola have tentatively agreed to hold […]

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The opposition Movement for Multiparty democracy has dismissed allegations from the Patriotic Front Government that its former president Rupiah Banda ran the most corrupt Government in the country. Party president Dr.Nevers Mumba told the Zambian Eye in in an interview in Lusaka today February 8, 2013 that Chief Government spokesperson Kennedy Sakeni assumed those allegations […]

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Information and Broadcasting Minister, Kennedy Sakeni, says there is nothing wrong for former President Rupiah Banda being summoned by the investigative wings of government because he is not immune to investigations but prosecution. Sakeni who is also Chief Government Spokesperson says it is also evident that the MMD under President Rupiah Banda was highly corrupt […]

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By Saboi Imboela When I posted the concerns I have on the way national mourning is done in the country on my facebook page, I received a lot of mixed feelings from people from all walks of life and countries. Some people from outside the country were even shocked to hear of such a thing […]

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His Excellency, Mr. Michael Chilufya Sata, President of the Republic of Zambia, has sent a message of condolences to the families of the fifty three [53] people who have died in a road accident involving a Lusaka-bound bus which collided with a truck in Chibombo area this morning. President Sata says he is extremely saddened […]

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The death toll in the Chibombo accident involving the Post Bus and the heavy duty Truck has risen to 55. Police Public Relations Officer Elizabeth Kanjela has confirmed that more bodies are still trapped under the wreckage and rescue workers are still working to remove them from under the truck. Kanjela says the 55 dead […]

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Nigeria displayed the class of real champions when they crushed Mali 4-1 and stayed on course to win the African Nations Cup for the first time in 19 years on Wednesday. A superb semifinal at the Moses Mabhida stadium was won and lost in a blistering 20-minute first-half spell in which Nigeria scored three goals […]

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Zambia’s former president Rupiah Banda can still be investigated with his immunity, the Anti-Corruption Commission has insisted. Reacting to calls that Banda enjoys immunity from prosecution according the country’s constitution, the ACC says investigations into Banda’s alleged corruption and other criminal activities can still be investigated with his immunity. The Commission’s Head says the immunity […]

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