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Sata must rest New political party flops PF division deepens
 

Sata must rest – Nevers

THE Patriotic Front (PF) is being unfair to subject President Michael Sata to strenuous and stressful State functions, MMD president Nevers Mumba has observed. And National Restoration Party (NAREP) president Elias Chipimo said it was ‘’with utter shock’’ that Cabinet and President Sata’s family could allow the Head of State to appear in public in […]

New political party flops

AN inter-tribal political party that was touted as the answer to Zambia’s political troubles has flopped. The party, Genuine People’s Platform (GPP) has been hit by serious leadership disarray as former leaders in the MMD were accused of positioning themselves for top positions. Sources confirmed to the Daily Nation that both former and current senior […]

PF division deepens

THE rift tearing the ruling Patriotic Front party apart over who succeeds President Michael Sata deepened yesterday as two parliamentarians clashed, with one accusing the other of serving the interests of those who want to hijack the party and its leadership. Chililabombwe MP Esther Banda has lashed out at her Kankoyo counterpart Levy Chabala for […]

Sata deserves rest

20 September 2014

PRESIDENT Michael Sata deserves a rest and this is perfectly in order. The events of yesterday at the official opening of the National Assembly are evident enough that Zambians should all come to the harsh reality that their President is not enjoying good health and he deserves a rest. We have said this before that […]

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‘Marijuana gives me strength’

20 September 2014

A 30-year-old man who pleaded guilty to trafficking in marijuana in the Lusaka Magistrate’s Court has mitigated that the drug gives him strength when he smokes it. Before Magistrate Kunda Tantameni was Bartholomew Daka of Lusaka’s Ngwerere area, a painter who was facing one count of trafficking in psychotropic substances contraryto  the laws of Zambia. […]

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Scrutinise mine licences-Chieftainess

20 September 2014

CHIEFTAINESS Mwenda of the Chishinga people of Luapula province has called for strict scrutiny of mining licences some investors present to traditional leaders because some of them could be fake. The chieftainess questioned the legality of some mining licences saying some unscrupulous people could easily forge such documents. She said some investors were mining under […]

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Chipimo urges scrutiny of leaders

20 September 2014

ZAMBIANS must seriously scruitinise and judge all politicians seeking the office of the President rather than waiting for a disastrous and disappointing tenure in office after they are given power, NAREP president Elias Chipimo has said. Mr. Chipimo said Zambians should stop voting for politicians into power based on listening to their many promises and […]

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Ban staff room Telemundo, say parents

20 September 2014

THE Ministry of Education, Science, Vocational Training and Early Education should ban teachers from watching Telemundo in schools, Balmoral primary school Parents and Teachers Association (PTA) acting chairperson Kizito Bukowe has said. Telemundo is an American Spanish language broadcast television network that is owned by the NBC Universal Television Group division. Mr Bukowe, who is […]

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‘Poor need legal services’

20 September 2014

A LEGAL aid service provider has bemoaned the lack of legal representation among the poor in society and has attributed the inability by the vulnerable to access legal services because of prohibitive legal fees.  Paralegal Alliance Network Programme Coordinator Edward Sakala said this was due to prohibitive legal fees which the less privileged people in […]

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UPND warns lazy councillors

20 September 2014

“We will soon part company with our councillors who do not share the party developmental agenda of alleviating poverty in the communities,’’ opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) Siavonga district chairman Jerry Kapalangwe has warned. And the party has summoned all its councillors to a one-day meeting aimed at taking stock of the local […]

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‘I can’t reconcile with her’

20 September 2014

A 33-year-old man has refused to reconcile with his wife at Boma Local Court in Lusaka because she is disrespectful. McDonald Munanzwa of Chilulu compound was testifying in a case in which his wife Violet Zimba, 27, of Ng’ombe compound sued him for reconciliation on allegation that he ran away from the matrimonial home. The […]

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Zambia goes down again on FIFA rankings

20 September 2014

ZAMBIA has continued its free-fall on the FIFA Coca-Cola rankings, stooping to a record 88th place with their adversaries in Group F Cape Verde leaping to 41st slot on the global charts. According to the latest FIFA rankings Zambia has hit the near all-time lowest ebb since the ranking system was introduced in 1993. The […]

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Zanaco in a tricky fixture

20 September 2014

AFTER being denied space in the Barclays Cup semi- finals at the hands of Sharp Konkola Blades last week, FAZ-MTN super league leaders Zanaco today face a new challenge as they face unpredictable Indeni Football Club in a Week 24 fixture. Zanaco will have to reorganize themselves to avoid being embarrassed by a team described […]

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