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600 ViewsPresident Michael Sata says some clergymen have abandoned the pulpit and are resorting to attacking his PF government. Mr. Sata says some clergy are accusing his government of not fulfilling the election campaign promises. He dispelled the allegations and challenged those claiming that the PF government is not fulfilling its campaign promises to prove […]

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I want to run for the presidency says Maureen Mwanawasa

924 ViewsZambia’s former First Lady, Maureen Mwanawasa has disclosed that she has strong ambitions to contest for the presidency. And Maureen who is widow to late president Levy Mwanawasa says she would take up a job under the ruling Patriotic Front if appointed by President Michael Sata. Asked by Kenneth Maduma during Sunday Interview on […]

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Sata delivers his maiden speech at SADC Summit

438 ViewsPresident Michael Sata has today presented his maiden speech to the Southern African Development Community (SADC) heads of state and government summit in Maputo and reaffirmed Zambia’s commitment to supporting the ideals of the regional economic bloc. Mr. Sata told the summit that Zambia and her people would remain resolved to fully support SADC […]

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Luck Muteteka on police bond in motor vehicle theft case

746 Views Police in Lusaka have formally charged and arrested Chisamba Member of Parliament Moses Muteteka for motor vehicle theft contrary to section 281A of the Penal Code Cap 87 of the Laws of Zambia. Muteteka one of the vocal MMD parliamentaerian who opposed ex-president Rupiah Banda to continue to the helm of the party […]

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Lusaka city to be transformed

699 ViewsThe Zambia Tourism Board (ZTB) has engaged stakeholders in a project to transform Lusaka city into a tourist destination. Speaking during  the “Greater Lusaka Tourism Circuit Project“ meeting in Lusaka today, ZTB Managing Director Felix Chaila said Lusaka and the country as a whole has a lot to offer in terms of tourism if […]

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Sata to deliver his maiden speech during SADC summit

439 ViewsPresident Michael Sata has arrived in Maputo for the 32nd ordinary Southern African Development Community (SADC) summit which opens Friday at Joacquim Chissano International Conference Centre. President Sata’s plane touched down at Maputo International Airport at 12:05 hours Zambian time in the company of First Lady Christine Kaseba and his Special Assistant for Press […]

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Drop charges against HH immidiately demands Chipimo Jr

528 ViewsNAREP leader Elias Chipimo Jr who is now perceived to be siding with the ruling PF government has called on the immidiate dropping of charges slapped on opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema. Speaking in Lusaka today (Wednesday) Chipimo Jr. says the arrest and charging of Zambia’s leading opposition leader was not helping the country […]

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HH arrested, denies charge as court bar his cadres from attending to court sessions

510 ViewsUNITED Party for National Development (UPND) president Hakainde Hichilema was yesterday arrested and released on a K30 million cash bail. The opposition party leader was charged with one count of publication of false news, with intent to cause fear and alarm to the public, contrary to section 67(1) (2) of the Penal Code Chapter […]

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UPND cadre on a life support machine as Police are instructed to arrest HH

636 ViewsTwo UPND supporters who were brutally beaten by police during a fracas are reportedly battling for their lives at Fairview Hospital in Lusaka. The other one is said to be on a life support machine. And government has instructed Police to arrest and charge UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema. The two were among the fifteen […]

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Don’t Kebeba: Lubinda bounces at hospital as Chinese patients are wisked away

458 Views Foreign Minister Lubinda Zambia’s Foreign Minister Given Lubinda on Wednesday morning  bounced when he went to Levy Mwanawasa hospital to visit the wounded Chinese nationals only to find they had been wisked from the hospital. Sources at the hospital says the Chinese were not confortable and decided to whisk the patients away  to […]

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