MP Elijah Muchima arrested

MMD Ikelengi Member of Parliament Elija Muchima has been arrested and charged with abuse of authority involving K900 million. Muchima was recently fired from his position as lands and natural resources deputy minister in the PF regime. Muchiima was arrested Friday  afternoon and he is currently detained at Mwinilunga police station. He is likely to spend this weekend […]

Northwestern not represented in PF cabinet – MP

Solwezi west Member of Parliament Humphrey Mwanza is sad that the Patriotic Front government has not appointed anyone  from North-western Province to full cabinet position. Mwanza said it is critical that the province is represented in Cabinet because most developmental discussions are done by the Cabinet. He said ever since independence, each province has had […]

Zambian soldiers and Police continue arresting and making Barotse activists disappear

Zambian soldiers and Police continue arresting and making Barotse activists disappear

Zambian security forces  in Barotseland have continued picking up people suspected to be secessions and detaining them without announcing. In the past two week a number of people in Lukulu district have been picked up by police and detained in unknown locations. Around Chritmas, three persons were arrested in Lukulu on suspicion of Barotse Activism. […]

UPND Livingstone MP resigns, given parliamentary gratuity in advance

UPND Livingstone MP resigns, given parliamentary gratuity in advance

MP for Livingstone Howard Sikwela has resigned from UPND Sikwela has resigned from  UPND claiming that he has being used as a blank cheque. But the Watchdog has been informed that Sikwela has been given not a cheque but billion of cash from PF. As part of the deal for him to resign, Sikwela has […]

Zambezi Portland owes ZRA KR353m, given 7 days ultimatum

Zambezi Portland owes ZRA KR353m, given 7 days ultimatum

ZAMBEZI Portland Cement owes the Zambia Revenue Authority KR353 million (K353 billion) for various tax offences committed in the past three years. The ZRA has since served the company with a demand notice for the immediate settlement of the staggering amount. And the company has been sued by the Leasing Finance Company for alleged failure […]

Price controls in full swing: PF closes shops selling mealie meal above KR50

MEALIE meal outlets selling a 25kg bag of the commodity at more than KR50 (K50,000) have been closed in Kafue, according to government controlled Daily Mail. In Kitwe, Copperbelt Minister Mwenye Musenge has told the Kitwe City Council (KCC) to shut down all outlets selling the commodity at more than KR50. And in Kafue, district […]