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PF govt defends Charity Katanga saying she is professional

75 ViewsThe Government of Zambia has defended Southern Province Police Commissioner Charity Katanga from attacks by opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) leadership that she favored the PF in the just ended Livingstone By Election. Home Affairs Deputy Minister Stephen Kampyongo told the Media in Lusaka that on the contrary Katanga handled the issues […]

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There is no need to summon President Banda to answer questions- Miyanda

103 ViewsSTATEMENT BY BRIGADIER GENERAL GODFREY MIYANDA ON THE PURPORTED LIFTING OF THE IMMUNITY OF FORMER PRESIDENT RUPIAH BWEZANI BANDA An analyst and human rights activist has urged that in view of the purported lifting of the immunity of former President Rupiah Banda (RB) debate be stopped; I disagree. It is important to continue debate […]

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Photo of the Month: Dora Siliya (in red) raise her finger in protest of RB’s immunity removal in Parliament

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HH calls for dissolution of ECZ as Garry Nkombo vows to fight on

178 ViewsOpposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema has called for the dissolution of the Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) accusing the commission of being a toothless. And Mazabuka Member of Parliament Garry Nkombo who was charged with murder and detained for two weeks said he will not give up fighting for justice in Zambia. Addressing the […]

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Rupiah Banda Thanks Zambians for their Solidarity

87 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

85 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

88 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

80 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

89 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

68 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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