President Banda’ son threatens to ‘sort out’ local journalist

James Banda, the infamous son of Zambia’s president Rupiah Banda, Wednesday threatened local journalist Antony Mukwita with unspecified action following an article that appeared on this website on Tuesday. James and State House staff mentioned in the article think Mukwita is the author of the article which exposed the corruption and heavy drinking  at state house. […]

FAZ maintains that Kalu will chair AGM

The football Association of Zambia (FAZ) say preparations for the reconvened AGM of 2011 have progressed extremely well. And FAZ says its president Kalusha Bwalya will chair the meeting as it is his mandate and role. “Members and affiliates have continued to confirm their attendance of the AGM which will be successfully executed at the […]

Great Kalu to play for peace in Ghana

Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) President Kalusha Bwalya will on 25 May 2011 join hands with other African stars in an African XI team for a charity football game to promote and rally support for peace in Africa. The match will be played in the Ghanaian capital of Accra, with Ghana and Chelsea midfielder Michael […]

MMD gimmicks will not work-Sata

The Patriotic Front has charged that the MMD gimmicks cannot work as the ruling party would be forced to hand over power no matter what. Reacting to Government’s decision to print ballot papers in South Africa, PF President Michael Sata whether ballot papers are printed in hell or any secret place he ensure the ruling […]

MMD will not scoop Katuba-Shakafuswa

Expelled Movement for Multi-party Democracy (MMD) Katuba MP Jonas Shakafuswa has charged that it is wishful thinking for the ruling party to think it will scoop the Katuba seat if declared vacant. Shakafuswa said the people in the constituency will decide who should be their leader, adding that MMD Deputy National Secretary Chembe Nyangu should […]

Drugs: another Zambian arrested in Malawi

Another Zambian national has been arrested by the Malawi Police for drug trafficking. An identified businessman of Chifwiti Village in Lundazi district of Eastern province was arrested by the Mzimba Police after he was found with 150 kilograms of cannabis. He becomes a fourth Zambian national to be arrested in Malawi in a space of […]

Zambians should not entertain Panji-Shikapwasha

Government has urged citizens not to take seriously utterances from Former President Kenneth Kaunda’s son Colonel Panji Kaunda as his statements lack credibility. Chief Government Spokesperson Ronnie Shikapwasha who was reacting to Kaunda’s statement that the writing off of debts of parastatal houses on the Copperbelt would not make President Rupiah Banda win elections said […]

Sata says ZCTU analysis favoring President Banda is fake

Patriotic Front (PF) President Michael Sata has rubbished claims by Zambia Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) that this year’s elections would be highly contested by his party and the Movement for Multi-party Democracy (MMD). Sata has observed that the findings by the ZCTU the organisations’ own opinios aimed at pleasing the ruling party and give […]

DPVD appeals for assistance from political parties

Disabled Persons Development Vision (DPDV) Chairperson James Tonge has appealed to political parties to look into the plight of persons with disabilities. Tonge noted that it is unfortunate that politicians dish out cash for political gain and not as way of assisting those in need. He called on political players to seriously consider addressing issues […]

MMD accused of playing double standards

Get Involved Zambia Executive Director Father Frank Bwalya has accused the ruling Movement for Multi-party Democracy (MMD) of playing double standards concerning his sabbatical leave. Bwalya, who was speaking to 5fm, said some senior members of the MMD are on record for having implored him to go back to the pulpit as that is where […]