Early polls possible-Mulongoti

Early polls possible-Mulongoti

People’s Party leader Mulongoti says the opposition alliance is geared for the elections that may come anytime soon. And Mulongoti says the opposition alliance comprising UPND, People’s Party, ADD and MMD will continue endorsing the candidature of Hakainde Hichilema   unless, otherwise, the alliance agreement is amended. Appearing CBC TV programme dubbed  “On Record”  Mulongoti […]

Smart K ready to fit in Prof PK Chishala’s shoes

Smart K ready to fit in Prof PK Chishala’s shoes

  By Gyft M’membe THE Zambia Association of Musicians (ZAM) must operate  independently and  empower professionals  and veterans to enlist as members, prods  29-year-old Kelvin Mbewe aka ‘Smart K’.   Smart K brags that his mission will revive ‘Kalindula Music’  fused with modern lyrics. Perhaps alluding to late Aliyah’s song ‘Age ain’t nothing but a […]

Chileshe Musonda: the rising radio personality

Chileshe Musonda: the rising radio personality

     She is one one of the most talented news casters, writers and models of her generation. With only two decades on this earth, the young  radio personality’s mesmerizing  voice makes her a unique brand on the scene. But who is she? And how has her Journalistic journey been so far?  My name is […]

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 […]

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 […]

Nkombo is an absentee landlord in Mazambuka- resident

Mazambuka residents have cried for representation as their  Member of Parliament Garry Nkombo is seemingly an absentee landlord.   And when this writer  approached him for an   interview near the University of Zambia to respond to Mazambuka Central Constituency residents’  complaint, Nkombo  told off  the reporter  who wanted to photograph him before going into […]

Pres. Lungu must account for the buffaloes he gave to King Mswati-Chikuse

  President Edgar Lungu’s generous gift of  three buffaloes to King Mswati of Swaziland on the eve of the wedding has again become a topical debate, with Governance Activist Leslie Chikuse arguing that  President Edgar Lungu  has no exclusive rights to abuse wildlife with impunity. Chikuse said President Lungu will    will one day account […]

Protests not a good way of addressing corruption-Dr Chishimba

Protesting is a risky approach when you are dealing with a brutal regime like the Patriotic Front(PF), Saviuor Chishimba has observed. Dr Chishimba said protests are not a good approach to address corruption and other grievances because they end up not achieving the intended purpose. He added that   a despotic state use  force to […]

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