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235 ViewsOpposition UPND leader’s Special Assistant for special duties Edward Mumbi has with immediate effect resigned from the opposition party. It is not yet clear why Mumbi has resigned though some people are speculating that he may go back to the ruling PF, the party he served as General Secretary when it was in opposition […]

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‘Play Boy’ Masumba moved from Lusaka, appointed Minister for NW

331 Views ‘Play Boy’ Stephen Masumba has been moved from Lusaka to North Western province where President Michael Sata has appointed him as provincial minister. Masumba who was elected last week on Thursday as MP for Mufumbwe constituency is the first and only MP for PF in North Western province. Masumba recently was captured with […]

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Police detain UPND leader in connection with Zulu killing

225 ViewsPOLICE have detained United Party for National Development (UPND) Lusaka Province chairman Adrian Bauleni to assist with investigations into the murder of Patriotic Front (PF) member Crispin Menyani Zulu. Police assistant public relations officer Esther Katongo confirmed yesterday that police have information linking Mr Bauleni to the murder. Mrs Katongo said in an interview […]

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Thank you, Sata tells Mufumbwe

193 ViewsPresident Michael Sata has thanked the people of Mufumbwe for voting for the Patriotic Front (PF) and its candidate Stephen Masumba in the parliamentary by- election held yesterday where the opposition MMD and UPND fielded a joint candidate. President Sata, who reinforced the PF’s government’s commitment to distribute development in all parts of the […]

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145 ViewsCounting of results from Mufumbwe By-elections has begun after polling closed at 6pm local time and so far ruling PF candidate Stephen Masumba has taken an early lead. Results obtained so far show PF lead in many polling stations that are near the Boma.Mufumbwe has about twenty-seven thousand voters. Results at Kashima East stream […]

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125 ViewsFrom our Correspondent in Mongu Mongu District Commissioner Morris Litula was on Tuesday and Wednesday spotted campaigning in Luena Constituency where two wards namely Mabili and Nagula ahead of today’s election. Mwangala Lubinda a Limulunga resident disclosed this to the Zambian Eye in Mongu Wednesday saying the DC who was with several PF cadres […]

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146 ViewsVoting is underway in Mufumbwe constituency in North Western province. Some polling stations visited especially those near the Boma opened at 6am local time and quite long queues were forming outside the polling stations. Monitors say the turn out so far in polling stations near the Boma were impressive. By-elections normally records poor turn […]

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132 ViewsChoma Mayor Geoffrey Makwamba has been expelled from the opposition United Party for National Development(UPND) with immediate effect, further deepening wrangles at the trouble torn Choma Municipal Council. This is according to a letter of expulsion signed by UPND District Chairman Gamela Sikaleya and made available to ZANIS in Choma on Monday. The letter […]

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139 ViewsThe Office of the Town Clerk in Choma has been locked by irate Patriotic Front (PF) officials after newly appointed Town Clerk Mwiya Mwiya attempted to take over the office. And riot police have been deployed at the Civic Centre following disturbances there. According to ZANIS, the PF officials are opposed to the transfer […]

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175 ViewsZambia’s small opposition National Revolution Party President Cosmo Mumba has urged the people of Mufumbwe to support President Michael Sata because he was chosen by God. Speaking when he arrived in Mufumbwe where he flew together with President Sata on Saturday, Cosmo said people are shocked that he is associated with the Patriotic Fron […]

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