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172 ViewsFormer ABZ National Chairman Dexter Zemba Moono has advised the ruling Patriotic Front not be carried away by its victories in the recent Parliamentary By-Elections that it will win the 2016 tripartite elections. Moono told SKY FM News in Choma today that the 2016 General Elections will be totally different ball game from the […]

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246 ViewsThe opposition Movement for Multi-party Democracy (MMD) has apologised to the nation and to Chipata District Council in particular for the nuisance behaviour exhibited by its Eastern Province Youth Chairperson Chembe Daka. MMD National Secretary Muhabi Lungu expressed shock and disappointment at Mr Daka’s improper behaviour to urinate in a public place during the […]

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216 ViewsFellow countrymen and women, elections come and go, but life continues. Let me start by congratulating the winners in the past by-elections that were conducted in Vubwi, Kasenengwa, Zambezi West, Solwezi Central and Mkushi South, I say congratulations. I should however note that competing against a corrupt regime such as the PF, is never […]

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300 ViewsLeader of opposition Alliance for Better Zambia (ABZ) Fr. Frank Bwalya says it is wrong for President Sata to label those who vote for the opposition as enemies of development. In a statement issued to Zambian Eye Sunday, Fr. Bwalya reminded President Sata that Zambia runs a multi-party system where citizens exercise their right […]

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385 ViewsIt is no doubt that UPND is now the strongest and largest opposition party in the country as evident in the recently by-elections and the number of people joining the party. It is the only party as at now that is giving the ruling party headache and very sad for the going down of the […]

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192 ViewsPresident Michael Sata held closed door meeting with senior government and party officials in Ndola on the Copperbelt province, reports our Correspondent. The Zambian leader who was making his third travel out of State House after three months of not seen in public flew to Ndola Friday morning.  By press time, we had not […]

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190 ViewsThe opposition UPND has scooped the Solwezi Central Parliamentary by-election.  Announcing the election results this morning at about 03:00 hours at the civic centre,  Returning Officer Sara Lunda declared Dawson Kafwaya as duly elected Member of Parliament after polling 4, 577 votes against his closest rival the PF candidate Newton Malwa who polled 3,105 […]

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172 ViewsBy Edmond Lifwekelo The traditional voting pattern is still the same since 2001, ruling parties will always be popular in rural areas while urban areas are dominated by the opposition. This arrangement is not only peculiar to Zambia but almost the whole continent of Africa. This is so because ruling Governments always find it […]

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192 ViewsOpposition MMD candidate in the Kasenengwa by-election Victoria Kalima is headed for victory according results so far received, reports Zambian Eye Correspondent. Kalima whose 2011 elections were nullified by the courts of law had polled 7, 859 votes from 37 polling stations. She was followed by PF candidate Gideon Zulu at a distant with 2, […]

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217 ViewsVoting in the Solwezi Central Parliamentary by election, which started at 06:00 hours this morning, has been characterized by low voter turnout. Survey conducted by ZANIS at Chikombe, Kyakwakwa and Community Development polling stations revealed that less than 500 electorates had cast their votes by 08:45 hours. Assistant Returning Officers at Chikombe, Kyakwakwa and […]

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