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Cops who battered PF cadres fired

Cops who battered PF cadres fired

786 ViewsThe Police Service Commission has moved swiftly to dismiss four police officers from Sesheke for allegedly beating up unruly PF cadres during the just-ended parliamentary by-election. According to a dismissal notice seen by Zambian Eye, four officers namely; Senior Superitendent Officer commanding Sesheke District Shaapa Wakunguma (pictured), second officer commanding Sesheke District Fleming Chilongo, […]

Siavonga DC cancels all political meetings until after farming season, directs police to arrest

1,163 ViewsSiavonga DC Lovemore Kanyama has directed Police to cancel all political gatherings and arrest those who will not abide. Kanyama says the DA officials from Lusaka were in the district disturbing Farmers who he says are supposed to be busy farming. In a press statement below obtained by Zambian Eye, Kanyama has warned that […]

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Opposition MPs walk out on Chitotela in Parliament

2,060 ViewsMembers of Parliament from the opposition have piled on the pressure for Housing and Infrastructure Development Minister Ronald Chitotela to either resign or be dismissed after they walked out of the National Assembly this morning in protest against his continued stay in the house. This was after Chitotela stood to respond to a question from Shang’ombo MP […]

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‘Why do they go abroad for routine medical checkups?’

1,490 ViewsAlliance for Community Action executive director Laura Miti has questioned President Edgar Lungu and Vice President Inonge Wina’s trips abroad for what are supposed to be routine medical checkups. Vice President Wina returned home yesterday having spent two weeks in India undergoing what the public media reported as “a very small routine operation”. In […]

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PF Minister vents frustration over Sesheke loss

2,452 ViewsMinister of National Development Planning Alexander Chiteme is the latest senior PF and government official to lose his head over the loss to the UPND in the just-ended Sesheke parliamentary by-election. Chiteme, who was one of the many cabinet ministers who had camped in Sesheke to ensure victory for the PF, took to Facebook […]

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Chitotela being searched by combined team of law enforcement agencies, may be arrested again

1,445 Views A combined team of law enforcement agencies; the Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC), the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) and Zambia Security Intelligence Services (ZSIS) are currently conducting a search at Minister of Infrastructure and Housing , Ronald Chitotela‘s premises. The ACC last week arrested Chitotela for failing to account for properties suspected to have been […]

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Chitotela’s case fails to take off

818 ViewsThe matter in which Housing Infrastructure Development Minister Ronald Chitotela is charged with two counts of corruption has been deferred to a later date. Chitotela could not take plea on whether he is guilty or not because the third accused person, was not before court. He is facing two counts of being in possession […]

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Sesheke by-election violence is as a result of PF and UPND ferrying cadres from Lusaka – MMD youth

941 ViewsMovement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) National Youth Treasurer Geoffrey Mulenga has observed that the only solution to curbing political violence during election campaigns is to stop ferrying cadres from Lusaka. The MMD youth leader who featured on radio Phoenix with youths from PF and UPND, said political parties should came up with a policy […]

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Cops who beat up PF cadres in Sesheke will be fired – Kanganja

1,485 ViewsThe Inspector General of Police Kakoma Kangnaja has disclosed that the Service will fire all officers involved in the brutal assault of party cadres during the just-ended Sesheke parliamentary by-election. “Any police officer who took part in brutalising political party cadres in Sesheke on Tuesday will be dismissed from the service,” Kanganja said. The […]

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PF cadres storm Parliament, try to block newly-elected Sesheke MP

1,884 ViewsDozens of PF cadres this afternoon gathered outside Parliament building in a bid to block the newly elected UPND MP for Sesheke constituency Romeo Kang’ombe from entering the premises. The cadres, who were singing anti-UPND songs and holding banners bearing anti-UPND messages, harassed parliamentarians as they tried to enter the premises. UPND Kapiri Mposhi […]

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