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Wina accused of misleading Parliament

952 ViewsZambia’s Republican vice President, Inonge Wina has been accused of misleading the National Assembly by saying the Electoral Commission of Zambia, (ECZ) will not completely discard the old register, but remove those that have died. Wina told Parliament that the commission will delete 1.4 million registered who have since died, contrary to the commission’s […]

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Kangombe formally arrested, charged

344 ViewsPolice in Chinsali have formally arrested and charged Sesheke UPND member of Parliament Romeo Kangombe with two counts of abduction and assault. Confirming the arrest and charging of Kangombe, Counsel Cornelius Mweetwa of Muleza Mwiimbu and associates said the lawmaker in the first charge faces two counts of abducting Sergeant Innocent Mwale and Constable […]

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When PF punch us, we shall punch back twice as hard- UPND

728 ViewsThe opposition UPND says Zambians will have to fight and reclaim their independence from autocratic regime of Edgar Lungu. UPND National Chairperson Mutale Nalumango says the freedom and rights Zambia gained after Independence in 1964 has been taken by PF and it must be reclaimed. Nalumango a former Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly […]

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UPND MP detained, charged with abduction and assault

415 ViewsPolice in Chinsali have formally arrested and charged Sesheke UPND member of Parliament Romeo Kangombe with two counts of abduction and assault. Meanwhile, police have released for insufficient evidence Munali Constituency Vice Chairman Obert Shibeenzu who could not be identified by the victims. Confirming the arrest and charging of Kangombe,Counsel Cornelius Mweetwa of Muleza […]

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PF wins Chilubi by-election

742 ViewsThe ruling Patriotic Front (PF) has, resoundingly won the Chilubi Council Chairperson by-election after the totaling of the ballot papers. PF candidate, Chimbini Rosemary got 11,225 votes, UPND’s Mushembe Risto garnered 2,960, Mpundu Mark of the PAC party got 1,427, and Chikuma Sandford of the UPPZ got 424 respectively. The results were announced by […]

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Lungu launches cooperative

221 ViewsPresident Edgar Lungu has launched the Edgar Chagwa Lungu Multipurpose Cooperative which is expected to be rolled out to all parts of the country. Speaking about the initiative, President Lungu said the cooperative will be used as a vehicle and gateway to transform the lives of vulnerable people. The President spoke through his Political […]

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Respect the police- Wina

607 Views Vice President Inonge Wina has called on citizens to respect constitutional bodies, saying it is unfortunate that some Zambians are demeaning institutions of governance set up to maintain peace and order in the country. Speaking in Parliament today during the Vice President’s question time, Wina said the country’s institutions of authority deserve maximum […]

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Kambwili appeals to High Court

282 ViewsThe National Democratic Congress, NDC, president Dr. Chishimba Kambwili has successfully lodged in an appeal against both his conviction and sentence at the Lusaka High Court. The bail hearing pending appeal will be on Monday October 26, at the Lusaka Magistrate’s Court at 10:00hours. President Kambwili was convicted on October 14, and sentenced to […]

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PF leads Chilubi polls

383 ViewsThe ruling Patriotic Front (PF) candidate in the Chilubi Town Council BY- Election, Rosemary Chimbini has taken an early lead. ZNBC’s Robert Mwanza reports that according to the provisional results announced by the Electoral Commission of Zambia- ECZ, Chimbini has so far poured 3933 votes. This is from 21 out the total number of […]

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Vote counting in Chilubi poll underway

240 ViewsThe counting of ballots in the Chilubi Town Council Chairperson by-election is currently underway. As reported by ZNBC this follows the closing of voting at 18:00 hours. Four candidates were vying for the seat following the death of the incumbent Daniel Mwila on August 8, 2020. The four are PF’s Rosemary Chimbini, People’s Alliance […]

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