Mugabe tells off presidents Banda, Zuma

Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe on Friday said regional leaders can not tell him what to do in his country. Addressing the 84th Ordinary Session of the Zanu PF Central Committee meeting in Harare on Friday afternoon, President Robert Mugabe said the facilitator of the Zimbabwe talks should facilitate and not dictate on what Zimbabweans should […]

Chinese managers who shot Zambian miners freed

he state has entered a nolle prosequi in a case in which two Chinese nationals of Collum Coal Mine in Sinazongwe shot 13 workers. The nolle prosequi was entered due to lack of witnesses in the case. Appearing before Livingstone High Court Judge Ernest Mukalamutiyo was Xiao Lui 48 and Wu Jiuhua 46, who were alleged of having shot and wounded shot […]

President Banda said to be upset with Veep Kunda

President Rupiah Banda is said to be upset with vice president George Kunda for allegedly misleading him on the constitutional amendment bill which failed to through the second reading stage on Tuesday. According to sources, President Banda had a meeting with parliamentary Chief Whip Vernon Mwaanga, vice president George Kunda and other senior officials before […]

Ruling party thugs threaten to abduct Sata

Some thugs belonging to the ruling Movement for Multi-party Democracy  in Lusaka have threatened to abduct opposition Patriotic Front (PF) leader, Michael Sata. And MMD cadres have continued ordering traders at Intercity bus terminus to wear MMD campaign material. The thugs, led by Watson Mtonga who says he is the the provincial Vice Chairperson for MMD in Lusaka , say they will […]

History: the day Chiluba was sworn in

By Jane Perlez LUSAKA, Zambia, Nov. 2, 1991— In a rare democratic transition, Frederick Chiluba, a trade union leader, was sworn in here today as President of Zambia. Tens of thousands of people walked miles in the hot sun to a grassy square in the front of the nation’s High Court to witness the inauguration. […]

Bishop Chomba says Change in Zambia is inevitable

A Zambia man who says he is a bishop has said political change in Zambia is inevitable. Bishop Edward Chomba has also said the declaration of Zambia as a Christain nation is useless and should be reversed. Bishop Chomba says the current deceptive and greed leadership has reduced the country to extreme poverty. But Former […]

FAZ sues Simataa, Finance Bank

The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) has sued Simataa Simataa and Finance Bank Zambia for freezing its US Dollar and Kwacha accounts. FAZ is seeking damages from Simataa Simataa who has been sued as first defendant. FAZ is also seeking damages and other relief the court may deem fit from Finance bank for closing its […]