Kelvin Sampa donates bouncing Cheque to MMD

National Initiative for Citizen’s Awareness (NICA) chairperson Kelvin Sampa gave the MMD a bouncing cheque, it has emerged. MMD insiders at the ongoing convention in Kabwe have disclosed that, this is the real reason Sampa was disqualified from contesting the position of MMD youth chairperson. The reason announced to the public was that he was […]

Tanzanian beer flows into Zambia

Tanzania Breweries Limited (TBL), a subsidiary of South Africa’s SABMiller, has started exporting its beer brands to Zambia, from its $55 million Mbeya brewery. The company’s Mbeya plant manager, Calvin Msuya, said recently that TBL dispatched some 1,500 cases of Castle lager beer (500ml) to Zambia. He said the beer was produced on February 28, […]

Kunda says he is not affected

Vice President George Kunda says he has not been affected by the scrapping off of the position of Vice president in the MMD. Kunda, who campaigned vigorously for the position, says he will contribute effectively to the party despite the scrapping off of the position of vice president in the MMD. He was speaking in […]

UPND youths threaten to riot

United Party for National Development (UPND) youths have threatened to riot if Government does not rescind its decision of entering a Nolle Prosequi in the case involving two Chinese managers from Colum mine who shot eleven mine employees. UPND Youth Coordinator, Brian Hapunda said his party strongly believes there is enough evidence to convict the […]

Mulongoti Accuses RB of ruining MMD

Former Works and Supply Minister Mike Mulongoti has welcomed his expulsion from the MMD saying the party is finished and he has no intentions of staying. Mulongoti said he will not fight to return as the party had outlived its purpose due to the fact that it has been ruined by President Rupiah Banda. He […]

President Banda to visit Mazabuka President Rupiah Banda is expected to officiate at a developmental meeting to be convened for all the 41 chiefs in Southern Province on April 19 in Mazabuka, Southern Province Minister Elijah Muchima has said, the Times of Zambia reports. See the video above by Childhope for the only road from Lusaka to Mazabuka in […]

Arrested Police officers solicited bribe from murdered Itowala’s uncle

The case of the two police officers accused of receiving a bribe amounting to K32 million has direct links to the murder of Sajid Itowala whose murderers are yet to be punished. The two senior police officers Mabvuto Ng’uni and Evaristo Chisanza were part of the officers investigating Mathew Mohan, the main accused person in […]

Three Zambian school boys found guilty of practicing homosexuality

A Lusaka magistrates” court has sentenced three Kabulonga Boys Secondary School pupils to 12 months imprisonment to be served at a reformatory school for the juveniles after convicting them of engaging in an indecent act. Five Kabulonga Boys Secondary School pupils between November 2009 and June 2010 were accused of having committed one count of […]

NAREP cautions political parties

National Restoration Party (NAREP) President Elias Chipimo has challenged political parties to abstain from political violence as the country prepares to go to the polls later this year. Chipimo said political parties who want to participate in the elections must sign Memorandum of Understanding which clearly state their agenda and allow for thorough investigation when […]

MMD has failed-HH

United Party for National Development (UPND) President Hakainde Hichilema has charged that the Movement for Multi-party D emocracy (MMD) is at pains to clarify it developmental achievements to the people as it leaves much to be desired. Hichilema said it is disheartening to note that the MMD has failed the nation in its 20year rule […]