PF Cadres Brutally Attack UPND Official’s Relatives

PF Cadres Brutally Attack UPND Official’s Relatives

UNRULY PF cadres yesterday attacked relatives of UPND national women’s chairperson Namakau Kabwiku at her residence. Speaking shortly after the attack, Kabwiku, who was in the company of her husband, said that the cadres took advantage of the absence of security at her home and gained entry. “Around 08:00 hours, I left home. Some PF […]

Constitutional Court adjourns Hearing

The Constitutional Court has adjourned the inter-party hearing in the petition in which UPND president Hakainde Hichilema has challenged the declaration of President Edgar Lungu as the winner of the August 11th presidential election has been adjourned to tomorrow. This is to allow lawyers for the respondents to be served with the petition. The respondents […]

Nchito Demands To See Tribunal Report That Recommended His Removal as DPP

Nchito Demands To See Tribunal Report That Recommended His Removal as DPP

MUTEMBO Nchito has demanded to see the tribunal report delivered to President Edgar Lungu that recommended his dismissal as Director of Public Prosecutions. The suspended DPP has since written to the Constitutional Court, requesting it to compel the Attorney General to furnish him with the report, which the President relied on when he fired him […]

HH Should Stop Violence Against Other Tribes In Southern Province

HH Should Stop Violence Against Other Tribes In Southern Province

………..because it is done in his name. You may think I just hate HH but, no, I just want him to do the right thing. My issues against HH are very clear, nothing personal or tribal. I have just verified the post-election violence in Southern Province and the situation is serious. People have been displayed […]

Verification Of Ballot Papers To End On Tuesday, 23rd August, 2016

Verification Of Ballot Papers  To End On Tuesday, 23rd August, 2016

Lusaka District Electoral Officer (DEO) Alex Mwansa says the verification of Ballot Paper Account forms which started on Saturday, 20th August, 2016, is progressing well and all stakeholders are happy with the process. Mr. Mwansa said the exercise which has also attracted monitors and observers, is expected to end on Tuesday, 23rd August, 2016. He […]

Don’t Celebrate Failed Referendum, HH Told

Don’t Celebrate Failed Referendum, HH Told

The Foundation for Democratic Process (FODEP) says no one should celebrate the unsuccessful vote on the referendum because the expanded Bill of Rights wasaimed at enhancing the social and economic rights of the citizens. The total number of votes cast in the national referendum held alongside the August 11 general elections was less than 50 […]

Police Hunt For Suspected UPND Cadres Who Burnt Down Govt Offices

Police Hunt For Suspected UPND Cadres Who Burnt Down  Govt Offices

Inspector General of Police Kakoma Kanganja says police have instituted investigations to bring to book the suspected UPND cadres in Lukulu District of Western Province who have burnt down a government administration block. The administration block houses the Ministry of agriculture, Judiciary and other government departments. Mr Kanganja says investigations have established some leads and police […]

President Lungu Fires Nchito, Appoints New Dpp

LUSAKA, (TUESDAY, AUGUST 9, 2016)–HIS Excellency Mr. Edgar Chagwa Lungu, President of the Republic of Zambia, has removed suspended Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) Mutembo Nchito from office following the Tribunal’s recommendation he vacates office for misconduct. President Lungu has since appointed acting DPP Mrs. Lilian Siyuni into the job subject to ratification by Parliament. […]