Lozis reject new Constitution

The Lozis have started working on their own Constitution and will not contribute to the current Constitution debates because it is irrelevant. Barotse Freedom Movement (BFM) national secretary Chazele Mulasikwanda has confirmed that Lozis will not submit their views to the Constitution Technical Committee (CTC) because the Lusaka document did

PF turns against Catholic Church

The PF government has turned against the Catholic Church whose support it solicited greatly before last year’s elections, MMD president Nevers Mumba has said, Dr Mumba has also said state of the nation has reached a critical stage, and only the fearless and patriotic Zambians can help retrieve the country from

Listen to advice Sata told

An opposition leader has charged the people surrounding President Michael Sata were responsible for the tension and uncertainty in the country. UPND special assistant to the president Edward Mumbi said that the people surrounding the President were not providing the requisite counsel to enable appreciate the conditions and circumstances prevailing in

Fire GBM, Sata told

The Minister of Defence Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba should be fired. Former lecturer at Lilayi Police College Gideon Kamponge in the UNIP government has alleged that the defence minister is reckless and an alarmist. Mr Kamponge was reacting to Mr Mwamba's media statement that the plot to kill republican President Michael Sata was

MMD courting Dr Fundanga?

Some MMD members are reportedly courting former central bank governor Caleb Fundanga to fill up the party’s’ position of vice president in charge of administration. The Members have insisted that with the coming of Dr Fundanga on board the party would be more efficient. The cadres who went to seek Dr Fundanga’s

Govt determined to ‘hang’ HH

GOVERNMENT is determined to slap treason charges against UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema in a bid to take him out of the political circulation in the country, according to Douglas Syakalima. Mr. Syakalima said attempts to slap Mr. Hichilema with treason offences proved futile after a heavy police search failed to fish

Tribunal hearing adjourned

The three suspended judges have applied for a full bench in order to ensure that a comprehensive decision is made as the appeal involves novel points of such difficulty and such importance to the general law in Zambia. The letter of application is contained on of appeal before the courts. Meanwhile, the

Assassination gimmick

THE Minister of Defence Geoffrey Mwamba has been roundly condemned for issuing an assassination ploy statement calculated to alarm and frighten people of Zambia of a nonexistent threat against President Michael Sata. MMD president Dr. Nevers Mumba says it is irresponsible for the Minister of Defence Geoffrey Mwamba to issue alarming

FFTUZ tears PF apart for sloppy development policies

Zambia is groping in darkness because the Patriotic Front (PF) government has no policies and programmes to move the nation forward, Federation of Free Trade Union of Zambia (FFTUZ) president Joyce Nonde Simukoko has said. Ms Simukomo said it was sad that the PF which made a lot of promises during