Police detain Fresher Siwale

New Labour Party leader Fresher Siwale has been detained at the Lusaka Central Police. Siwale was picked up by police at Levy Junction around 12:00 hrs after a squabble with Patriotic Front(PF) Central Committee Members Paul Moonga. Sources say Siwale told Moonga that it is the PF that are behind sporadic gutting of public property. […]

Mwila regrets City Market fire

Mwila regrets City Market fire

    Patriotic Front Secretary General Davies Mwila says the gutting of Lusaka City Market has been received with great distress by the ruling party.   According to a statement issued by PF Media Director Sunday Chanda, Mwila said if it was an act of sabotage, strict sanctions should be imposed on those involved and […]

HH’s spirit can’t be broken- US resident

HH’s spirit can’t be broken- US resident

By Caesar Sindele A Zambian-based in the United States of America (USA) has described the state of Zambia’spolitics as boring. In an interview with Pan African Radio News, Humphrey Malimba said instead of engaging the opposition in positive dialogue and finding the common ground to political problems, Government is treating people with divergent views as enemies. Malimba […]

Respect Archbishop Mpundu-Edwin Sakala

By Jessie Zimba Zambia Direct Democracy Movement (ZDDM) president Edwin Sakala has distanced himself from opposition leaders denounced Zambia Conference of Catholics’ Bishops (ZCCB) Church Telephore Mpundu following his remarks that Zambia is now a confirmed dictatorship. Sakala said in an interview with Kitwe Times that as a mark of respect, he chose to remain […]

Detention has not made HH popular-Sunday Chanda

By Hellen Nsokolo Patriotic Front(PF) Media Director Sunday Chanda says  incarceration has not made United Party for National Development(UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema more popular than he was before he committed a treason offense. Reacting to former Deputy Minister in the Chiluba regime Alfred Ndhlovu’s statement that Hichilema’s popularity  graph has improved tremendously since he was incarcerated over […]

CSO not anti-govt, says Fr Chiti

By Fulman Mukobeko   Zambia Alternative Mining Indaba (ZAMI) Chairperson Leonard Chiti says it is unfortunate that government has misunderstood the role of the civil society organization in the country. In his key note speech at the 6th familiar, Fr Chiti said it is sad that civil society organizations are perceived as enemies of the […]

Petty thief escape death

Petty thief escape death

By Jacqueline Mwitwa in Lusaka An unidentified thief   escaped death, when an angry mob descended on him  after he  attempted to steal a carpet from an unfinished house in Kanyama Compound, West of capital Lusaka. The disgruntled thief managed to escape mob justice for attempting to steal a piece of carpet worth little than […]

Lungu missed 50+1%-Chanda

Lungu missed  50+1%-Chanda

  By Dyson   Bubala United Prosperous and Peaceful Zambia (UPPZ) leader Charles Chanda says there is political tension in the country because President Edgar Lungu won with a slender margin in the last polls. Chanda said in an interview with Pan African Radio’s Fulman Mukobeko that Zambia has been at crossroads since the August […]

I can’t fight the Catholics, says Mumbi Phiri

I can’t fight the Catholics, says Mumbi Phiri

Mumbi Phiri refuses to respond to the Catholic Church “PF agent” talk By Fulman Mukobeko Patriotic Front (PF) Deputy Secretary General Mumbi Phiri has refused to argue with the Zambia Catholic’s Bishops Conference (ZCBC) president Archbishop of Lusaka Telesphore Mpundu following his remark that she is a PF agent. Speaking during a PF Media Interactive […]

Lungu is Weak … Like Patrick Matibini

Lungu is Weak … Like Patrick Matibini

…. Like Speaker of the National Assembly Dr Patrick Matibini By Fulman Mukobeko Former Deputy Minister in the Fredrick Chiluba regime Alfred Ndhlovu has branded President Edgar Chagwa Lungu and Speaker of the National Assembly Patrick Matibini as political novices hence their poor judgment on serious political issues. Speaking in an interview with Kitwe Times […]