Convicted Masumba fired

President Michael Sata has with immediate effect revoked the appointment of Stephen Masumba as deputy minister in the Ministry of Youth and Sports. In a statement released by Post newspaper Press attache to State House Goerge Chellar, Mr. Sata thanked Masumba for the services rendered to the government and wished him success in his future […]

Hamasaka’s case fails to take-off as ZICTA ‘expert’ now vanishes

The case in which ex-Head of Media studies Department at Evelyn Hone College Clayson Hamasaka is framed for being in possession of obscene material on his laptop failed to take off when the state applied that the matter be adjourned because the key witness, Lovemore Cheelo was out of town. In a suspicious arrangement, the […]

Sata’s corrupt matrix and why ZPPA boss was fired

We have said it before and will say it again that President Michael Sata and his family are corrupt. Sata in particular  is very corrupt. However, Sata also is very crafty because he knows that most Zambians are docile. Here are some of the reason why we say Sata is corrupt. Almost two weeks ago […]

Govt lawyers go on strike, demand 200% pay hike

Lawyers employed by the Ministry of Justice have gone on strike The state advocates who have been on strike since Monday this week are demanding, among other things, the implementation of the 200% salary increment as promised by the government. The government lawyers are also demanding the restoration of the non-private practising allowance in line […]

Resign on your own, Simutanyi advises convicted PF minister Masumba

Steven Masumba,the Sports Deputy Minister convicted for obtaining pecuniary advantage by false pretences has been advised to resign from his position on moral grounds. Masumba was sentenced to year imprisonment with hard labour yesterday by Lusaka Magistrate Wilfred Mumba. Center for Policy Dialogue (CPD) Executive Director Neo Simutanyi says it will be the most decent […]

Sata castigates people of Mansa for using pit-latrines

President Michael Sata on Wednesday castigated the people of Mansa for using pit-latrines and accused all Luapula province MPs of not working hard. Sata said he would ensure that he personally develops the area. “Ino incende ili fye cimo cine elyo naishileko panuma yamyaka 49, nanomba muchili mulenya mufimbusu ifyakwimba (this place has been stagnant […]

Mealie-meal prices to increase in January

THE Indaba Agricultural Policy Research Institute (IAPRI) says mealie-meal price is anticipated to increase by at least 10 percent by January 2014. A MSU AFRE food security international newsletter says: “Mealie-meal price is likely to increase by at least 10 percent by January 2014, and the poor are likely to be the worst affected by […]

PF candidate owes CEEC, ZANACO K22 billion

PF candidate owes CEEC, ZANACO K22 billion

As residents of Mansa go to polls on Friday information has emerged that the Patriotic Front candidate Dr. Chitalu Chilufya does not want to go to parliament to serve the people of Mansa but is scared of Government grabbing his lodge because he owes it huge sums of money. According to information obtained, Dr. Chilufya […]

Bembas mobilise themselves to fight and defend Chitimukulu against Sata’s police

People in Kasama have mobilised themselves to repel president Michael Sata’s more than 500 Zambian police and other security officers that have been sent to the Chitimukulu palace. Highly placed sources have told the Zambianwatchdog that the Bemba speaking people have started shifting to the Chiefdom saying they are ready for battle and possibly die […]