Micheal Chilufya Sata: The Untold Stories

Micheal Chilufya Sata: The Untold Stories

By George Chellah Here are some of the seemingly small things about President Michael Chilufya Sata that gave away the man’s greatness as a leader, and had a great impact on me personally: 1. During political mobilization and campaigns both in opposition and ruling party days, President Sata never used to drink mineral water arguing […]

Congo Threatens To Report Walter Bwalya To FIFA As Zambian Immigration Declares Him As a Congolese

Congo Threatens To Report Walter Bwalya To FIFA As Zambian Immigration Declares Him As a Congolese

DEMOCRATIC Republic of Congo (DRC) Super League side Lubumbashi Sports have reported the matter involving Nkana striker Walter Bwalya’s nationality status to their provincial government. Haut-Katanga Sports Minister Serge Nkonde confirmed yesterday that the club wants Nkana to pay a transfer fee to them because Bwalya, who is still registered in DRC as a Lubumbashi […]

Chipimo: If Elected To Presidency, I Will Only Serve One Term

Chipimo: If Elected To Presidency, I Will Only Serve One Term

NAREP president Elias Chipimo Jr says if Zambians give him a chance to be President, he will only run for one term. Chipimo says this has been his ambition not to go more than five years as it is common with African leaders who then end up being corrupt. “If elected, I will only serve […]

Mayors And Council Chairperson Emoluments Determined

Mayors And Council Chairperson Emoluments Determined

By Isaac Mwanza Government has determined the Emoluments of Mayors and Council Chairpersons to also include security at their residences, new subsistence allowances from K900 to K1,500 per day. The top 4 Mayors in Zambia receive take-home salaries ranging from K18,000 to K25,000 per month. So how much are we going to be spending on […]

Photo: Police Officer Who Shot His Wife & Himself This Morning

Photo:  Police Officer Who Shot His Wife & Himself This Morning

A police officer at Luanshya Central police Headquarters has shot dead his wife and later turned then gun on himself in an attempt to kill himself but the bullet only pierced his side of the head.  Both were police officers at Luanshya Central police. Below is a statement by the police. “Today around 09:45 hours, […]

Calling Lungu Chik**la Lands Chawama Man In Trouble

Calling Lungu Chik**la Lands Chawama Man In Trouble

A 49-year-old man of Lusaka’s Chawama township has been found with a case to answer for defaming President Edgar Lungu after reffering to him as Ch*kala. Lusaka magistrate Sylvia Munyinya has placed Peter Habasimbi on his defense after the state closed it’s case. Habasimbi, a police reserve officer, is alleged to have defamed the President […]

Local Petroleum Transporters Threatened For Exposing Illegality

Local Petroleum Transporters Threatened For Exposing Illegality

The Petroleum Transporters Association of Zambia – PTAZ has claimed that it is being threatened for exposing illegalities in the oil sub-sector. Association General Secretary, Benson Tembo says officials from Lake Petroleum have allegedly threatened to sue the association after exposing alleged smuggling of fuel into the country. Speaking at a press briefing in Ndola, […]

Zambia Qualifies To be Branded A Dictatorship- Archbishop Telesphore Mpundu

Zambia Qualifies To be Branded A Dictatorship- Archbishop Telesphore Mpundu

Below is the full statement released by Catholic Archbishop Telesphore Mpundu on behalf of three church mother bodies today. A STATEMENT BY THE THREE CHURCH MOTHER BODIES ON THE STATE OF THE NATION “The Truth will Set You Free” (John 8:32) 1. We the leaders of the three Church Mother Bodies namely: the Council of […]

Sinkamba: Lungu Should Dissolve Parliament

Sinkamba: Lungu Should Dissolve Parliament

The on-going circus in Parliament since September last year undoubtedly shows that the Executive cannot effectively govern the Republic. The suspension yesterday of 48 UPND Members of Parliament (MPs) ─ which is almost one third of the House representing half the country─ is confirmation that the National Assembly has failed to objectively and reasonably carry […]

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