Electoral process should be revised-HH

UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema says there is need to revise the electoral process in the country so that elections are free and fair. Hichilema said that the only way to hold free polls is to have a constitution that is people driven as it is the only way to give satisfaction to citizens. He charged  […]

Give us money fast, Musokotwane tells World Bank

Minister of Finance and National Planning, Situmbeko Musokotwane has urged the World Bank to streamline the approval of projects processes in the Bank. He said Zambia has experienced extended delays in the approval of the country’s projects, an example being the extended period of approval under the Irrigation Development and Support Project which has taken  many  years  to […]

Nawakwi says Zambia can’t afford civil strife

Forum for Democracy and Development (FDD) President Edith Nawakwi has urged citizens to maintain peace and unity as the country goes to the polls later this year. Nawakwi told  Yatsani Radio that the nation cannot afford to have a civil strife as it will destabilize the state. She challenged the male folk in authority to […]

Ex-Western province PS Noyoo arrested for stealing K46m

The Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) has arrested former Western Province Permanent Secretary Ikanuke Noyoo for theft and money laundering activities involving over K46 million. Noyoo, aged 48 was arrested in connection with unretired imprest at the time he served as Permanent Secretary for the Province, according to DEC spokesperson John nyawali. Noyoo is accused of […]

TIZ cautions Government

Transparency International Zambia (TIZ) has cautioned Government to maintain fiscal discipline and not misuse public funds as it campaigns ahead of this year’s general elections. Speaking to 5fm, TIZ President Rueben Lifuka said President Rupiah Banda should dissolve parliament early so that Members of Parliament can campaign using their own resources as opposed to the […]