Another Political Alliance Formed Ahead Of August 12th Polls

By Balewa Zyuulu   Three opposition political parties have formed an alliance called “kwacha” to back the New Heritage Party under the leadership of Chishala Kateka. The three political parties include the Zambia Direct Democracy Movement –ZDDM- led by Edwin Sakala, Zambia Democratic Congress, -ZADECO- and a non-political party ex Zamsa liberation veterans. Announcing the […]

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Copperbelt Councils Spending K31 Million Monthly On Wage Bills

By Tinkerbel Mwila   Copperbelt Province local authorities are spending a total gross wage bill amounting to over K31 million on a monthly basis. Copperbelt Provincial Local Government Officer Emmanuel Banda who had revealed this development says Kitwe has the highest wage bill at K6.8 million monthly while Lufwanyama has the lowest at K639, 000. […]

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Pupils In Community Schools In Ndola’s Mapalo Township At Risk Of Contracting Covid-19

By Tinkerbel Mwila   Community schools in Ndola’s Mapalo Township have revealed that pupils in community schools in the area are vulnerable to contracting covid-19. Mapalo community schools representative Mumba Emmanuel says over 28 community schools in the area have not been disinfected and have struggled since schools opened for the first term of 2021 […]

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Investigating Joseph Malanji’s Purchase Of A Helicopter An Effort In Futility

By Chileshe Mwango   The opposition National Restoration Party –NAREP- has described the move by the Drug Enforcement Commission-DEC- to investigate Foreign Affairs Minister Joseph Malanji’s purchase of a helicopter as an effort in futility. Media reports indicate that Mr. Malanji has been summoned to appear before the DEC for questioning over the purchase of […]

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Investigating Wings Probe Videos Of Perceived PF Members Splashing Money In Online Videos

By Patricia Male and Lomphande Phiri   Home Affairs Minister, Stephen Kampyongo has disclosed that law enforcement agencies have been activated to investigate the circulating videos of perceived patriotic front members showing off huge amounts of money. Mr. Kampyongo says his Ministry has noted the social media videos and that the Zambia Police and Drug […]

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Sinkamba Happy With Presentation Of Cannabis Bill 2021 To Parliament

By Leah Ngoma   Green Party leader Peter Sinkamba is happy that the cannabis bill 2021 will finally be presented to parliament during the current session of the house. Cabinet has approved the publication and introduction in the parliament of the cannabis bill 2021 which seeks to allow for the cultivation, production, storage and distribution […]

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Opposition Political Parties Cry Foul Over PF Member’s Continued Display Of Money Ahead Of August Polls

By Patricia Male   The opposition UPND is disturbed with the continued display of large bundles of explained cash with impunity by some patriotic front members. UPND Presidential Spokesperson Anthony Bwalya says these public displays of defiance by the PF and its members are making a total and complete mockery of the Zambian people whose […]

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Police Allegedly Admit Abduction Of UPND Member From Choma But His Whereabouts Remain Unknown

By Patricia Male   Police have allegedly taken full responsibility for the abduction of a well-known Choma resident and UPND member, Tom Silwiindi from his residence yesterday. However, Mr. Silwindi’s whereabouts remain unknown as police have refused to disclose his location. Four unknown people yesterday abducted Mr. Silwiindi from his residence and his whereabouts still […]

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Business Community React To President Lungu’s Assertions That Price Hikes On Some Products Are An Act Of Sabotage

By Michael Kaluba   The business community has reacted to President Edgar Lungu’s assertions that price hikes on some products such as cement is an act of sabotage because they cannot be explained. Kitwe and District Chamber of Commerce Vice President in charge of commerce Emmanuel Mbambiko is shocked that the head of state made […]

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