Muhabi gets injunction restraining Mumba from filing in

The Lusaka High Court last night granted an injunction to MMD National Secretary Muhabi Lungu and Deputy National Secretary Chembe Nyangu restraining party President Nevers Mumba from expelling them. Lusaka High Court Judge In-charge Isaac Chali has also restrained the newly appointed National Secretary Mwansa Mbulakulima and his deputy Winnie Zaloumis from performing their duties […]

Poor Guy Scott

We actually feel sorry for Guy Scott. It is not easy to stand against a gang of thieves, especially when the power you hold is not real but just interim. If Scott had stood his ground and protected public resources and presided over a credible election like he had promised, he would have secured himself […]

Opinion polls puts HH ahead

 Two local, public opinion polls have put UPND’ Hakainde Hichilema ahead of other presidential contestants. A poll by radio QFM puts HH at 53% followed by Edgar Lungu at 43%. Edith Nawakwi is third at 9% per cent. Another opinion poll conducted by a local publication Zambian Eye puts HH way ahead of Lungu. But […]

Ignore retirement age law signed by Scott – Shamenda

LABOUR and Social Security Minister Fackson Shamenda has urged the labour movement in Zambia to ignore the recently-signed Statutory Instrument purporting to revise the retirement age from 55 to 65 years. Mr Shamenda said nothing had been agreed yet on the revision of the retirement age and that was the reason the proposal had been […]

IMF says Zambia will need more help next year

Zambia’s struggling economy will need more financial assistance in 2015 than previously thought, the International Monetary Fund said on Friday. According to the Financial Times, the country turned to the fund this year after the kwacha fell to record lows against the US dollar and the government battled a fiscal deficit, blamed largely on excessive […]

Chief Nkole, GBM denounce tribalism, machete culture

Listen to GBM and chief Nkole denounce tribalism and Pangas (machetes). In this meeting, Chief Nkole is saying people should not vote on tribal lines but that any Zambian who is capable of running the country should be voted for. The chief says there should be no discrimination on tribal lines either in politics or […]

RB refuses to meet Willie Nsanda

Former president Rupiah Banda Friday evening refused to meet Roads Development Agency (RDA) Board Chairperson Willie Nsanda. As MMD Members of Parliament were meeting to endorse Hakainde Hichilema, Nsanda was driving to the residence Mr Banda to seek support for Edgar Lungu. A source from within the Patriotic Front said Nsanda who is Edgar Lungu’s […]

RTSA boss under pressure for refusing to change gvt number plates

RTSA boss under pressure for refusing to change gvt number plates

Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) Chief Executive Officer has been blackmailed for refusing to give government officials private number plates to abuse government vehicles. A source within Intelligence community has disclosed that Zindaba Soko last week refused to give special number plates to government vehicles so that Ministers supporting Edgar Lungu can use them […]

Chipata MP to address rally with HH Saturday, as most MPs make move

Chipata MP to address rally with HH Saturday, as most MPs make move

Almost all MMD Members of Parliament (MP’s ) who have not yet endorsed Hakainde Hichilema for the January 20, 2015 Presidential election have resolved to do so. The MPs mainly from Eastern province made the resolution following the insistence by MMD President Nevers Mumba to contest the elections as the party’s candidate. Meanwhile close to […]

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