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Leader of the opposition New Heritage Party Chishala Kateka says there is need for the new government to ensure that public funds pilfered by individuals in the previous regime are recovered as failure to do so will set a bad precedence. Ms Kateka says it is cardinal for the new government to recover everything that […]

President Hakainde Hichilema says there is need to show prudence in local resource management before the government can engage the international community over the Zambia’s debt stock. President Hichilema says the Zambian people need to understand that resources are scarce and that his government is looking to control frivolous expenditure. In an interview with the […]

The UPND has challenged the Ministry of Energy to tell the nation what is causing the erratic supply of fuel in some parts of the country. Speaking at a media briefing in Livingstone today, UPND spokesperson, Cornelius Mweetwa, said some parts of Zambia like Livingstone are experiencing erratic fuel supply with the potential of spreading […]

Transparency International Zambia (TIZ) has called on law enforcement agencies such as the Anti-Corruption Commission to look into allegations of corruption by the Patriotic Front and UPND during the adoption of candidates for this years general elections. TIZ Executive Director, Maurice Nyambe says anyone found guilty of conduct that borders on corruption should be prosecuted. […]

UPND Spokesperson, Cornelius Mweetwa says the appointment of Professor Nkandu Luo as the Patriotic Front’s Presidential running mate has rendered the PF more vulnerable. Mr. Mweetwa described Professor Luo as the godfather of political hate and divisive speech and says the country has not forgotten about Professor Luo’s poor policy record when she served as […]

President Edgar Lungu this morning announced former Minister of Fisheries and Livestock, Professor Nkandu Luo as his running-mate in this years’ general elections. Professor Luo, in the company of President Lungu took oath this morning before Electoral Commission of Zambia Chairperson, Essau Chulu. Professor Luo 70, became a Professor in Microbiology and Immunology at the […]

The Human Rights Commission of Zambia has called for a peaceful environment conducive to the protection of human rights before, during and after election day. The Commission’s Chairperson Mudford Mwandenga says the maintenance of law and order and protection of human rights and freedoms is cardinal to the holding of genuine, free and fair elections […]

Zambia’s Ambassador to Turkey, Dr. Joseph Chilengi died on Tuesday 11th MAY, 2021 at Güven Hospital in Ankara Turkey where he had been receiving medical attention. Dr. Joseph Chilengi, 61, was appointed by President Edgar Lungu as Zambia’s envoy to Turkey in 2018. Prior to his appointment as Ambassador to Turkey, Dr. Chilengi served as […]

In consideration of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Electoral Commission of Zambia has advised political parties not to hold huge campaign rallies in the run up to the 12th August elections. Electoral Operations Director, Royd Katongo says the Commissions’ advice is in line with the technical committee’s prescribed operating procedures that will guide the electoral process […]

In her farewell message to Parliament which closes comes to a close today, Vice President Inonge Wina on Tuesday called on all political players in the country to conduct their campaigns in a peaceful manner in order to guarantee free and fair elections. The Vice President said all aspiring candidates must ensure that their campaigns […]