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UPND’s Kakubo holds on to Kapiri seat as ConCourt throws out PF petition

UPND’s Kakubo holds on to Kapiri seat as ConCourt throws out PF petition

207 ViewsThe Constitutional Court has upheld the election of Kapiri Mposhi Constituency UPND Member of Parliament, Stanley Kakubo. Losing PF candidate Crispin Siingwa had petitioned Kakubo’s election at the High Court soon after the 2016 elections but lost the petition and appealed to the Constitutional Court. But in a two hour judgement today, Constitutional Court judge […]

Watch live: HH on Prime TV’s Oxygen of Democracy

370 ViewsOpposition UPND president Hakainde Hichilema commonly referred to as HH discusses the Zambia’s Governance System.

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PF says it is open on who leads dialogue process

280 ViewsThe Patriotic Front (PF) says it will in the next few days after internal consultations with members of the Central Committee issue its conclusive position in the spirit of driving the national dialogue ahead. This comes in the wake of the decision by the church not to be part of the Zambia Centre for […]

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Tayali stands up for ‘transgender’ MMD choir member

521 ViewsChilufya Tayali has sprung to the defense of  a ‘transgendered’ MMD cadre who was ejected from the Anglican Cathedral of Holy Cross by police officers for wearing women’s clothing during the 10th memorial service of president Levy Mwanawasa on Sunday. The opposition EEP leader believes the time has come for the country to officially […]

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Understanding political defections in Zambia

526 ViewsWhile defections are common in plural politics, the intention of defections should be reviewed. Perhaps the question is ,what makes a political party more desirable than others for people to defect? Defections have not started today, they were used as far back as the Roman Republican State during the christianization of the state and […]

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Kambwili preaches peace

887 ViewsNDC consultant and 2021 presidential hopeful Chishimba Kambwili has urged Christians take keen interest in the governance process of the country. Kambwili says Christians like any other citizens should speak out when things are wrong. He says Christians can do this through participating in elections. The Roan PF member of parliament urges Christians not […]

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It’s just another case of ‘ubomba mwibala’ – UPND

1685 ViewsThe UPND says the case of the four traffic cops caught receiving bribes from motorists is a purely “ubomba mwibala alya mwibala case.” Lusaka Province Minister Bowman Lusambo yesterday ambushed the four officers who had mounted an illegal roadblock along Mungwi Road and found them with over K2,000 they had collected from motorists without […]

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Battle for the ownership of the MMD goes to the Constitutional Court

1004 ViewsThe Felix Mutati-led faction has petitioned the Constitution Court to declare it the legitimate Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) and invalidate the claims of a rival faction headed by Dr Nevers Mumba. The Mutati faction is today appearing for status conference in a matter arising from the petition filed by its National Secretary Raphael […]

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Chipimo blasts “clueless” PF cabinet

801 ViewsElias Chipimo has described government’s decision to impose a K0.30 tariff on WhatsApp calls and create a completely new cyber crime agency as clumsy and a product of unconscious incompetence. Commenting on Monday’s cabinet resolutions, Chipimo wondered when it became government’s responsibility to tax citizens on behalf of mobile telecommunications companies. In a write-up titled ‘A […]

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