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274 ViewsPF presidential Aspirant Miles Sampa who Saturday morning announced that he had withdrawn from the race has rescinded his decision. Sampa explained in a statement below: Following a statement issued this morning regarding my withdrawal from the PF Presidential race, I wish to clarify the reason behind my pronouncement earlier. 1. In the early […]

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PF General Conference: Lungu walks out of meeting organised by Scott

455 Views PF leading contender, Edgar Lungu has walked out of the meeting that has been hosted by Acting President Guy Scott, according to Emmanuel Mwamba. Guy Scott called for a meeting and claimed that he had received a complaint from Dr. Christine Kaseba. PF Deputy Secretary General Anthony Kasolo tendered a false report claiming […]

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284 ViewsMiles Sampa one of the nine presidential aspirants at the governing Patriotic Front General Conference taking place today has withdrawn his candidature, bearly hours before elections. Sampa becomes the second to withdraw after Mulenga Sata who came out of this race on Monday this week leaving eight candidates. The PF is electing the party […]

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Tonga Tribalism

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815 ViewsBy Chibamba Kanyama Long weekend read on Tonga ‘Tribalism’,  My brother Trevor Simumba has given an interesting but brief discourse on Tonga ‘tribalism’. I fully share his conclusions. Discussions about tribalism (particularly targeted at Tonga speaking people) were non-existent before 1998 until Anderson Mazoka formed the UPND (Neo Simutanyi and I wrote the launch […]

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HH campaigns in North Western promises equitable distribution of development

353 ViewsUPND presidential candidate Hakainde Hichilema on the Zambia United tour to launch his campaign for President concludes his first visit to North-Western Province on Friday (today). Hichilema populaly known as HH now moves on to Western Province where thousands according to our Correspondent in Mongu had gathered waiting for him. Over the next week […]

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222 ViewsFollowing the cancellation of the accreditation of delegates by Acting President, Guy Scott, MPS and Central Committee have directed delegates to immediately travel to Kabwe The group has also called for a peaceful conference despite manoeuvres to tamper with the register and reports of secret registration. Earlier Scott came but failed to come in […]

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255 ViewsBy Kapata Norman The road to Mulungushi Rock Of Authority has not been an easy one for the ruling Party the PF. Since the passing of it’s president and founder Micheal Sata, the ruling Party has not seen what one would call “good days.” The ruling Party has struggled and listed badly to the […]

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Both my parents are Zambian – Edgar Lungu

789 ViewsPF Presidential hopeful Edgar Lungu has dismissed circulating media reports suggesting he is of foreign heritage. The Defence Minister has clariefied that both his mother and father were bonafide Zambian citizens. He has stated his mother was born in Chitupula village in Chief Kalindawalo’s area in 1936 and not Malawi as suggested by what […]

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289 ViewsThe Bemba Royal Establishment has sternly warned politicians against using its name to woo voters ahead of the January 20, 2015 presidential election. In a statement to Mano News yesterday, the Bashilubemba through its spokesperson Washanga Impika Sha-Lubemba warned that it will NOT condone pronouncements which will put the name of the establishment into […]

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209 ViewsThe United Party for National Development will remain focused on its national agenda of delivering a better Zambia after the 20th January Presidential elections despite detractors peddling tribal hatred against the party and its President Hakainde Hichilema. As a party, we are humbled and encouraged by the ground swell of broad-based support and endorsement […]

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