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Sakala announces white card to counter yellow card campaign

3,488 ViewsPlease be informed that the Zambia Direct Democracy Movement-ZDDM has already written a letter informing the Zambia Police about its planned demonstration to urge members of parliament not to be distracted by the foreign funded organisations which want to shoot down the will of the people in the same manner that they shot down […]

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Cabinet reshuffle exposes PF tribalism – Lukuku

2,131 ViewsOpposition Republican Progressive Party Leader James Lukuku has noted the Ministers who have been reshuffled comes from two tribal groupings. Lukuku said having only a few people from two ethnicity presiding over the affairs of 70 tribes is tantamount to immortality. In a statement dated July 19, Lukuku observes that newly appointed Higher Education […]

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HH opts for door to door campaigns in Katuba

2,225 ViewsOpposition United Party for National Development (UPND) president Hakainde Hichilema has taken a different approach in the Katuba by-election by doing a door to door campaigns. The people of Katuba go to the polls on 31st July 2019 to replace the late Patricia Mwachingwere who held the seat under the UPND. Hichilema or HH […]

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A look into the past to draw lessons for Zambia’s future

1,056 Views There is no question that as a nation, we have mismanaged this country pretty much from the time it was handed over to us by the British in 1964. We have failed to exploit its numerous natural resources and put them to the benefit of our people. Almost 55 years after independence, the […]

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Swearing in of Bwalya Ng’andu raises eyebrows

2,609 ViewsThe process in which newly appointed Finance Minister Dr. Bwalya Ng’andu was sworn in as Minister before taking an oath as Member of Parliament has raised debate. On Sunday July 14, President Lungu replaced Margaret Mwanakatwe with Dr Ng’andu and  nominated him as MP, replacing PF Deputy Secretary General Mumbi Phiri who has been […]

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‘PF in disarray, why did you go early’

1,752 ViewsBy Emmanuel Chilekwa For a decade, you sold unto us the theme and vision for More money, More Jobs, Lower Taxes in the Boat. We bought into your ecstatic down to earth vision. Truly, you knew what humility and poverty meant, in September 2011, we placed you on high. When you became victorious, even […]

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1,542 ViewsThe Non-Governmental Gender Organisation Coordinating Council (NGOCC) is disappointed with President Edgar Lungu for not replacing the dismissed Margaret Mwanakatwe and Mumbi Phiri with fellow women. In a statement, NGOCC chairperson Mary Mulenga expressed concern at the reduction of women in decision making positions following the dismissal of Mwanakatwe as Finance Minister and the […]

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No deputy ministers – PF

1,457 ViewsRuling Patriotic Front (PF) Secretary General Davies Mwila has announced that the party opposes the reintroduction of the position of deputy minister as proposed by the National Dialogue Forum (NDF). Mwila also said the party opposed the proposal that civil servants be required to resign two years before joining active politics. Speaking at a […]

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Mwanakatwe was never the problem – Bwalya

2,231 ViewsStaunch UPND supporter and Kabushi Constituency aspiring candidate Anthony Bwalya has noted that Former Finance Minister Margaret Mwanakatwe was never the problem in the fist place because the problems Zambians is facing were created by the entire Patriotic Front government. Bwalya, in reaction to the termination of Mwanakatwe’s services as Finance Minister on July […]

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PF cadres beat up Given Lubinda

3,283 ViewsSuspected Patriotic Front (PF) cadres in Kabwata have beaten their Member of Parliament Given Lubinda during his tour of Kabwata market. According to the sources from Kabwata, Lubinda who is also Justice Minister was beaten in full view of marketeers by cadres who are annoyed that he doesn’t visit the area. Other cadres accused […]

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