Govt journalists not paid, protest

  PF mouth piece ZNBC employees have staged a sit-in protest over delayed payment of salaries. ZNBC workers have not received there February salaries which they were supposed to receive on 21st February. Employees refused to enter their offices this morning demanding to be paid before they resume their duties. Meanwhile the Zambia Union of […]

Police to arrest MP Nkombo instead of cop who tried yo shoot him

    Police say Constable Spider Ngoma was assaulted by Mazabuka UPND member of parliament Garry Nkombo and the law will take its course once investigations are concluded. And police say officers are at liberty to “search and detain any vessel suspected to have been stolen or unlawfully obtained” But the police forgot to say […]

Police block UPND press conference

Police block UPND press conference

Police have blocked UPND leaders Hakainde Hichilema and Geoffrey Mwamba from holding press briefing at the Chainama hotel. Police said the UPND should have applied for a police permit to talk to journalists

PF retreats in banning fruit imports

  The PF regime has U-turned its decision to impose a ban on the importation of vegetables and fruits. Agriculture minister Dora Siliya Mubalama imposed the ban on fruits and vegetables but her commence counterpart Margaret Mwanakatwe opposed the decision and advised traders to ignore the ban. Commence Permanent Secretary Kayula Siame has announced that […]

ICC consultation outcome predetermined – Lifuka

ICC consultation outcome predetermined – Lifuka

Governance activist Rueben Lifuka says the outcome of the ICC consultations is predetermined. Last week, Justice Minister Given Lubinda announced government’s decision to spend K2 million on consultations in 30 districts across the country. But in an interview, Lifuka said the consultation process was flawed because the outcome was predetermined. “The starting point should be […]

HH, GBM date media

  There will be a Press Briefing to be addressed by UPND President Hakainde Hichilema and Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba jointly with Presidents of other political leaders tomorrow Tuesday 28th March 2017. It will be held at Chainama Hotel from 09:30 hours. We thank you for your usual support and cooperation.

I have a lot of power, boasts Lungu

Edgar Lungu has pleased with Isoka residents to pray for UPND so that they can recognise him as president Half the country does not recognise Lungu as many people are convinced that he rigged the elections. The UPND have vowed not to recognise Lungu until the constitutional court hears the Presidential petition, a stance that […]

Where do you take impounded mukula tree, govt challenged

  The PF Government should explain to the Zambians where it is taking the Mukula tree being impounded in various parts of the country, Zambia Tax Platform has demanded. ZTP says ZNBC should not just be telling the nation how many trucks  laden with Mukula have been impounded but also inform the people where the […]

Mwanakatwe, Siliya disagree on banning veg and fruits imports

  There is a growing rift between Agriculture minister Dora Siliya and Commence minister Margaret Mwanakatwe over the ban on the importation of vegetable and fruits. The ban on the fruits and vegetables violates international agreements such as those under the World Trade Organisation and other treaties which Zambia is signed. The ban also violatee […]

UPND to go ahead with rally

  The UPND will go ahead with their rally in Kanyama despite attempts by the police to block the expected mammoth rally, the Watchdog has been informed. And the UPND will soon write to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) managing director Christine Lagarde to point out the human rights abuses, political intolerance, suppression of civil […]

Economy only improving on paper – CCZ

Economy only improving on paper – CCZ

The Council of Churches in Zambia (CCZ) says the so-called economic growth being sung about does not translate into meaningful improvement of people’s livelihoods. Reacting to Edgar Lungu’s address to PF MPs and Keith Mukata, CCZ president Rev Alfred Kalembo wondered why the economic gains the country was said to be recording were not impacting […]

PF says will cause bloodshed at UPND rally

Lusaka province PF Youth Chairperson Kennedy Kamba has warned the Police that they will be bloodshed if they allow the HH and GBM to hold a rally in Kanyama, Lusaka. HH and his Deputy Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba have announced that they will hold a rally next weekend to thank the people of Lusaka for “overwhelmingly” […]

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