Mufulira residents praise MP Anthony Mumba

We will be voting for our MP  Anthony Mumba as long as he continues contesting elections because he is a man of the people, Kantashi Constituency residents in Mufulira, Copperbelt have vowed. They said Mr Mumba  has continued to show humility and passion to work for the people in the Constituency, unlike many law-makers who […]

President Lungu is worried to handover power-Ndhlovu

Alfred Ndhlovu says President Edgar Lungu is worried to handover power easily and has since decided to seek another mandate  beyond 2021 because there is no one to  replace him within the files and ranks of the Patriotic Front (PF). And Ndhlovu says Zambia is almost a Banana Republic because it is being governed by […]

Lloyd Kaziya told to ‘pull up his socks’

Matero residents have cried for representation,  complaining  that area Member of Parliament Lloyd  Mulenga Kaziya is an absentee landlord. Meanwhile, Governance Activist Lonely Tatila has backed Young African Leadership Initiative(YALI) Executive Director   Andrew Nthewewe’s call for the stay  of office for Members  of Parliament to be restricted to two terms, saying this will stop […]

40% Zambians living in extreme poverty-CSPR

Civil Society for Poverty Reduction (CSPR), Resource, Governance, Programme Coordinator Tommy  Singongi is worried that 54 percent of Zambians are living in  poverty while 40% (percent)  live in extreme poverty.  Mr. Singongi was speaking at the CSPR Public Service Delivery and Social Accountability in Zambia at Raddison Blu Hotel in Lusaka, in a paper lamenting […]

Saunders calls for death penalty for economic plunderers

Political Analyst Dante Saunders is worried that President Edgar Lungu flew out of the country to Congo, Brazzaville instead of visiting  families of victims of Cholera that has broken out in Lusaka. And Saunders who campaigned for the late Michael Sata has called for death penalty for economic plunderers. Speaking in an interview, Saunders said […]

Stop listening to bitter critics of govt , Mulemwa urges Amnesty International

Words by the Amnesty International Secretary General Salil Shetty that human rights abuse cases in  Zambia are on the increase  have not sat too well with  Zambian DNA Spokesman Spuki Mulemwa.   In a telephone conversation from Mongu, Western Province,  Mr. Mulemwa advised  International Watchdogs  not to fall prey to disgruntled and bitter critics  of […]

I hate people who say UPND is tribal, says Chuzu

I hate people who say UPND is tribal, says Chuzu

  I HATE  people who politically and negatively brand the United Party for National Development (UPND), as a liability, founding member Michael Chuzu laments. A visibly and audibly hurt Mr. Chuzu described such people as inhuman and  deserving to die. Mr Chuzu, a UPND Chairperson for Youth Sports and Child Development said it is evil […]

SHA calls for diversification of crops

By Fulman Mukobeko and Jessie Zimba Self Help African(SHA) Zambian Director Kalongo Chitengi has emphasised the need for  farmers to diversify from maize to other crops  if the country is to be fully food secure. Named one of the most influential women in Africa, Ms Chitengi says the media plays a pivotal role  in fostering […]