‘MMD has broken my heart’

I am now a former MMD supporter looking to share my sadness/disappointment via your publication. Hopefully you will simply call me Anonymous. Events of the last week involving the MMD that have climaxed today are very saddening to say the least. I have always been a staunch MMD supporter and may I say that this […]

Kachingwe physically hounded out of office as Nevers Mumba expels him

MMD youths have physically kicked out and dragged Richard Kachingwe out of his office at the party Secretariat. This followed the announcement by Kachingwe that he has suspended Nevers Mumba as president and replaced him with Mike Kaingu. The youths immediately swung into action and manhandled Kachingwe whom they threw onto the road. Kachingwe jumped onto a […]

Nevers Mumba suspended from MMD

MMD president Nevers Mumba has been suspended. MMD National Secretary Richard Kachingwe has announced that Mwandi MP and vice-president Mike Kaingu has taken over as acting president. In a letter to the National executive committee of the party, Kachingwe said that he had decided to use powers vested in him by the constitution to cancel […]

Sata level of egocentrism is repugnant

By Given Mutinta Our human nature, the basis of character does not allow us to be intensely selfless and selfish at the same time. The two behaviours are like light and darkness that cannot co-exist. There is either one or the other, but not both. In the run-up to last year’s presidential elections President Michael […]

Our kingdom has right to recruit soldiers – BNYL

30th November, 2012 BNYL – Press Release The Royal Kingdom of Barotseland has every Right to recruit her military personnel in order to defend her Sovereignty in conformity with the international Law We the Barotseland National Youth League wish to inform Mr. Sata, president of Zambia and his government, that The Royal Kingdom of Barotseland […]

Kaingu wondered why PF is fighting for Chipata central when matter is still in court

Vice President of the Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) Michael Kaingu has asked the Deputy Speaker of National Assembly Mkhondo Lungu to seek an explanation from the Patriotic Front (PF) Secretary General Wynter Kabimba on why ruling party members were fighting for adoption for the Chipata Central constituency seat when the Supreme Court is yet […]

Nevers Mumba accuses Sata of declaring civil war in Western province

Nevers Mumba accuses Sata of declaring civil war in Western province

MMD president Nevers Mumba has condemned President Michael Sata for ordering soldiers to attack Barotseland activists in Western Province. And the MMD leader has accused Sata of declaring a civil war. Mumba said his party is alarmed that Sata can order soldiers to go and kill his own people. He said that lives will be […]

Vote Chris Katongo for BBC African Footballer of 2012

Vote Chris Katongo for BBC African Footballer of 2012

Chipolopolo captain Chris Katongo is competing for the award of BBC Africa Footballer of the year. He is competing with four others in Yaya Toure, Didier Droba all of Ivory Coast, Senegal’s Demba Ba and Morocco’s Younes Belhanda. The winner will be decided by African football fans (you), who have until 1830 GMT on Thursday, […]