PF Retains Bangweulu With Landslide Victory

The ruling Patriotic Front (PF) has won the Bangweulu Parliamentary by-election with a landslide victory. PF candidate Anthony Kasandwe has polled 10, 516 votes to beat his closest rival Robby Mwansa of the opposition Forum for Democracy and Development (FDD) who got only 1, 852 votes. In the third position is opposition United Party for […]

Lungu Exposes Opposition Plot

President Lungu is concerned that some opposition political parties are plotting violence ahead of the 2016 general elections. The Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation reports that the President said he has received reports that some opposition parties are bent on creating lawlessness in the country. He said that the scheme was to start with yesterday’s Bangweulu […]

GBM Will Not Recontest The Seat – PF

GBM Will Not Recontest The Seat – PF

Patriotic Front -PF- says it has information that former Kasama Member of Parliament, Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba will not re-contest the seat. Deputy Secretary General, Mumbi Phiri says Mr. Mwamba is scared of the eminent embarrassment after losing the by-election. Mrs. Phiri was speaking in Lusaka during the launch of Meet the President Dinner Dance to […]

Gertrude Mutharika & Esther Lungu In Photo

Gertrude Mutharika & Esther Lungu In Photo

Malawis First Lady Gertrude Mutharika (R) bids farewell to First Lady Esther Lungu at Kenneth Kaunda International Airport shortly before departure for Malawi. She accompanied President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika on a two-day State Visit to Zambia. August 2, 2015 Picture by THOMAS NSAMA/STATE HOUSE

It’s Not Too Late For Chama To Apologise -Ndola pastor

It’s not too late for PF secretary general Davies Chama to apologise to the Tongas and be forgiven, advises Ndola-based Human Rights activist pastor Charles Mwambo. Pastor Mwambo of the Royal House of Apostles Ministries International asked Chama not to remain adamant but unreservedly apologise to Tonga chiefs and the nation for his tribal remarks […]

I See Nothing Wrong Working With UPND While Remain A PF MP – GBM

I See Nothing Wrong  Working With  UPND While  Remain A PF MP – GBM

UPND Vice President Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba says he will not relinquish his Kasama Central parliamentary seat following his move to join the opposition UPND. Mr. Mwamba told a media briefing in Lusaka yestereday that for as long as opposition MPs working with the PF government do not quit their parliamentary seats, he will also not […]

Gbm Is Being Unveiled As Upnd Veep

Geophrey Bwalya Mwamba commonly known as GBM is being unveiled as the new UPND Vice president for Administration. GBM who has quit as Patriotic Front Member of Parliament for Kasama Central takes over from Richard Kapita. GBM is being unveiled at a press conference underway at Cresta Golf View Hotel in Lusaka.

Kitwe Cops Arrest Copperbelt PF Leaders Over Attack On HH

Kitwe Cops Arrest Copperbelt PF Leaders Over Attack On HH

Police in Kitwe have arrested and detained PF Copperbelt chairman Stephen Kainga and five others for alleged involvement in attacks on UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema on Wednesday. Also detained are PF Copperbelt vice-youth chairman, Stanley Chandindi, a Kitwe businessman popularly known as Chile 1 and three PF members. Armed PF thugs on Wednesday evening surrounded […]

ZACA Disappointed By Hike In Fuel Pump Price

The Zambia Consumers Association (ZACA) says it is greatly disappointed with the move by the Energy Regulation Board (ERB) to increase the pump price of fuel. ZACA information and publicity secretary Juba Sakala says the move shows high levels of policy inconsistencies on the part of government. Mr Sakala adds that the increase in the […]