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Edgar Lungu faces revolt

A revolt against Patriotic Front (PF) secretary general Edgar Lungu is brewing with opponents accusing him of embracing renegade members associated with former SG Wynter Kabimba. But Mr Lungu said as party secretary general it was not fair that people were accusing him of meeting people they considered belonging to other camps when he was […]

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ZESCO annoys Kawama residents in Kitwe

IRATE Kawama KCC residents in Kitwe yesterday protested at the Zesco regional offices in Buchi over the delay by the electricity company to connect electricity to their township. The residents, who came in three buses and one canter truck, said they had decided to protest at Zesco’s regional offices because the electricity company had taken […]

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UPND boycotts Jubilee

Opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) has decided to commemorate but not celebrate the Golden Jubilee.   UPND president Hakainde Hichilema told a media briefing in Lusaka yesterday that his party would not be part of Government celebrations scheduled for National Heroes Stadium tomorrow. “UPND recognises that the Jubilee anniversary is an important national […]

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Massive job losses loom

SOME mining companies will be forced to retrench workers while others may close if Government implements the new eight percent mineral royalty tax regime. And the Zambia Chamber of Mines has also appealed to Government to urgently resolve the Value Added Tax (VAT) Rule 18 and ensure that the VAT refunds are made to all […]

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Sata evacuated to Israel?

PRESIDENT Michael Sata was on Sunday night evacuated out of the country for what State House described as a medical check-up. Airport sources disclosed that the President was flown out in an unmarked aircraft. The President, it is believed, has been flown to Israel for specialist treatment a few days after he underwent a medical […]

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PF goes to the polls

THE Patriotic Front (PF) should by January next year conduct elections at all levels, save for the party presidency, PF secretary general Edgar Lungu has announced. He said the PF should hold elections so that the ruling party could undergo a self-cleansing process that would see leaders getting positions on merit and not on patronage. […]

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My life is in danger – Mbunda chief

CHIEF Chiengele of the Mbunda people of Western Province has alleged that his life is in danger because he has no security to protect him at his palace. Speaking to the Daily Nation yesterday, Chief Chiengele said following his dethronement by the Barotse Royal Establishment, his life was in danger because he was living close […]

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‘Catholics silent on corruption’

The Catholic Church has allegedly failed to speak out on the massive corruption and bad governance acts suppressing the Zambian people under the Patriotic Front regime. Political activist Brebner Changala says the church was too quiet against the numerous injustices the Zambian people have continued to experience under the PF government including high levels of […]

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Selective Jubilee honours annoy VJ

VETERAN politician Vernon Mwaanga is riled by the alleged selective manner with which Government has chosen to honour freedom fighters. Dr Mwaanga said the decision to edit Zambia’s history by deliberately leaving out freedom fighters that belonged to the African National Congress (ANC) and opt to honour only those that were close to the current […]

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RB can stand, says civic leader

ZAMBIANS should engage in quality debates that discuss progressive leadership qualities instead of asking irrelevant questions that border on a person’s tribe, sex and age. Zambian Voice executive director Chilufya Tayali said those aspiring for leadership must freely do so in line with democracy and not be treated like it was a crime to aspire […]

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