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The Electoral Commission of Zambia has announced that 19 Presidential candidates have so far paid the K95,000 nomination fee to contest in the August 12th elections. Electoral Commission of Zambia Chief Electoral Officer, Patrick Nshindano says those who have paid include UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema, Democratic Party’s Harry Kalaba, President Edgar Lungu and New Heritage […]

The Zambia National Women’s Lobby says the Grade 12 School Certificate requirement for individuals aspiring for political office has negatively impacted the aspirations of women candidates in this year’s general elections. Zambia National Women’s Lobby Executive Director, Juliet Chibuta says this requirement has forced a lot of women that do not have Grade 12 School […]

The Disaster Management and Mitigation Unit, (DMMU) has refuted allegations by the UPND that the institution is asking people to surrender their National Registration and Voter’s cards in exchange for relief food. DMMU National Coordinator, Chanda Kabwe says contrary to the allegations against it, the institution exists to serve the interests of Zambians and has […]

Vice President Inonge Wina says she is shocked at how her handing out of money to the people of Solwezi District during her tour of North Western Province has been sensationalized by the opposition and other stakeholders. Mrs. Wina says the small amount of money she gave to the women that had asked her to […]

The Patriots for Economic Progress are disappointed with the Electoral Commission’s procedural requirement for presidential candidate supporters to present themselves in person at it’s provincial offices. Patriots for Economic Progress President, Sean Tembo says the need for presidential candidate supporters to travel to ECZ offices so that the Commission can obtain biometric parameters and confirm […]

Socialist Party Vice President, Dr. Cosmas Musumali says Patriotic Front ascended to power in 2011 with a promise to better the lives of the Zambian people. Dr. Musumali says the Patriotic Front has betrayed the Zambian people by not fulfilling any of it’s promises in the last 10 years it has been in power. Speaking […]

Patriotic Front Media Director, Sunday Chanda says Vice President Wina’s distribution of money in North Western Province has been exaggeration by critic. Mr. Chanda says the handing out of money to members of the public by politicians is common practice by both the ruling and opposition parties. Speaking in reaction to Choma Central Member of […]

Patriotic Front National Mobilization Committee Chairperson, Richard Musukwa has denounced claims by UPND spokesperson, Cornelius Mweetwa that he was offered K6 million to join the ruling party. Mr. Musukwa says Mr. Mweetwa is practicing dangerous politics by making unfounded allegations and added that his antics will soon catch up with him. Mr. Musukwa has challenged […]

A video is making it’s rounds on social media in which Vice President Inonge Wina is shown handing out money to people as a crowd cheered her on in Solwezi District in the North Western Province of Zambia. The United Party for National Development (UPND) has since challenged the Vice President to tell the nation […]

President Edgar Lungu has launched the Patriotic Front’s 2021-2026 Manifesto and has directed the party’s Secretary General, Davies Mwila to distribute the document to all aspiring candidates so that they familiarize themselves with it ahead of the August 12th polls. President Lungu says Government will create a stabilization fund to cushion the country’s challenges and […]