President Banda nominates Kunda, VJ to NEC

President Rupiah Banda has nominated vice president George Kunda and Vernon Mwanga to the national Executive Committee of the party. The position of MMD vice presidency which Kunda wanted to contest was scrapped off at the convention in Kabwe. After the convention, President Banda nominated Kunda, Mwanga and six other individuals. Some of those nominated […]

MMD suspends former youth chairman

Movement for Multi-party Democracy has suspended its Former National Youth Chairman, Patrick Musonda for alleged misconduct and being in bad standing with the party. Musonda, who confirmed his suspension to radio phoenix said he has been suspended on four counts and given 10days to exculpate himself. He said he would fight to regain his dignity […]

MMD convention closes

The Movement for Multi-party Democracy (MMD) convention has ended today with President Rupiah Banda warning members not to leak information about the party’s deliberations to the media. President Banda said members found wanting would be expelled from the party as the constitution had ben amended to ensure all who err are punished. He cautioned the […]

Sylvia Masebo elected MMD women chairperson

Chongwe Member of Parliament Sylvia Masebo has been elected as MMD women affairs chairperson. Masebo has replaced former first lady Vera Tembo Chiluba. But some MMD insiders complained that Masebo is a plant of the enemies of the party and will be leaking confidential information. “Masebo enjoys an open, sexual relationship with an editor of […]

Oasis Forum to relaunch green ribbon over constitution

Oasis Forum said it is optimistic that Zambia will have a new constitution before the forthcoming elections if there is political will from Government. Speaking to joy fm on behalf of Oasis Forum, Non-Governmental Organization Coordinating Committee (NGOCC) Chairperson Beatrice Grillo said the Forum has re-launched the ‘Green Ribbon’ campaign to ensure the nation has people […]