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PF’s Mutale refuses to apologise for tribalist remarks, claims media twisted his words

1,366 ViewsUnder-fire Patriotic Ffront (PF) member of the national mobilization committee Bizwell Mutale has justified his recent remarks bordering on tribalism. And Mutale says he will not apologize to the Tonga people over his remarks because as far as he is concerned, he has not done anything wrong. Speaking at the PF Media Interactive Forum […]

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Tribalism is a crime – LAZ

1,631 ViewsThe Law Association of Zambia (LAZ) says it is a criminal offence to utter sentiments that ridicule certain tribes or ethnic grouping. The Association has condemned tribal utterances that have characterized the Chilubi parliamentary by-election campaigns. LAZ President Eddie Mwitwa has warned politicians and members of the public that any sentiments that ridicule certain […]

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Kalu: FIFA ban hovers on return as FAZ president

3,708 ViewsThe 1988 African Footballer of the Year has filed papers to return as the national body’s president Kalusha Bwalya’s candidature to return as Football Association of Zambia (Faz) president is now held in suspense amid the backdrop of his conviction by Fifa two years ago. Bwalya was banned for two years in 2018 by […]

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Police also cancel Kambwili’s Chilubi campaigns

1,782 ViewsThe opposition NDC has become the latest victim of the ruling PF’s insecurity in the run up to the Chilubi parliamentary by-election after police cancelled all its campaign engagements that were scheduled to be addressed by party leader Chshimba Kambwili. Police in Northern Province – who earlier ordered UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema to leave […]

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Police justify cancellation of HH’s Chilubi campaigns

1,523 ViewsPolice in Northern Province say the sudden cancellation of the campaign program for UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema ahead of the Chilubi parliamentary by-election “is due to security concerns in the area.” Last week, police in the region approved a three-day campaign schedule allowing the UPND leader to conduct campaigns on the island from Friday, […]

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PF’s Mbewe challenges to undertake protest walk against tribalism in his party

1,104 ViewsChoma Mayor Javen Simoloka has challenged Patriotic Front, (PF) Member of the Central Committee, Kebby Mbewe to undertake another protest walk against tribalism within his party. Simoloka was making reference to last year’s walk from Lusaka to Livingstone by Mbewe (pictured) against what he termed as propaganda against his party from the opposition. Meanwhile, […]

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Emirates to serve 40 unique culinary creations across its network for Valentine’s Day  

835 ViewsEmirates, which flies daily from Lusaka and Harare to Dubai, is creating a memorable travel experience for its customers for Valentine’s Day. The airline will serve 40 unique Valentine’s Day themed desserts and treats to serve on board and across its network of lounges spread over six continents. To celebrate the season of love, Emirates’ chefs […]

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Zambian judiciary must learn lessons from Malawi – HH

1,169 ViewsUPND leader Hakainde Hichilema has congratulated the people of Malawi and that country’s judiciary on the nullification of the election. Speaking to Journalists in Lusaka shortly after visiting Former Vice President Dr. Guy Scott, Hichilema stated that Zambia must learn lessons from Malawi. He says the people of Malawi together with men and women […]

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South Africa’s former President Zuma faces arrest

1,638 ViewsA judge in South Africa issued an arrest warrant Tuesday for former president Jacob Zuma for failing to appear in court on a corruption case that he has sought to avoid for months — now by asserting that he is ill. The National Prosecuting Authority requested the warrant, the South African Broadcasting Corporation reported. […]

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HH wants urgent action on coronavirus

696 ViewsUPND leader Hakainde Hichilema has called on government to urgently step up preventive measures after the World Health Organisation identified Zambia as one of the 13 African countries that are most at risk of an outbreak of the coronavirus. Hichilema proposes that government carries out a comprehensive public health awareness campaign so that prevention […]

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