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LT-GEN MUMA REITERATES CALL FOR PEACE

Zambia Airforce ZAF Commander Lieutenant General David Muma has reiterated President Edgar Lungu’s call for maintained peace and unity before, during and after elections. Lieut. Gen Muma says it is important that the peace and security is maintained during this period to ensure that citizens can freely and peacefully take part…

PEACE MUST COME FIRST – VEEP

Vice President Inonge Wina has encouraged Zambians NOT to trade the country’s peace over their political affiliation and beliefs. Mrs. Wina says it is only through continued peace that the country can attain economic and national development, calling on Zambians to stay away from electoral violence. Speaking when she paid…

COVID19 SITUATION WORRYING – MoH

Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary Technical Services Kennedy Malama says government is concerned with the rate at which the Covid19 third wave is ravaging the country with the health system being over stretched while health facilities are at 100% bed occupancy. Speaking during the Covid19 update in Lusaka today, Dr.…

ECZ SUSPENDS PF AND UPND CAMPAIGNS IN SELECTED DISTRICTS AND CANCELS ALL ROADSHOWS ACROSS THE COUNTRY

The Electoral Commission of Zambia ECZ has suspended with immediate effect all campaign activities by the ruling PF and the opposition UPND in Lusaka, Mpulungu, Namwala and Nakonde districts, due to the escalation of political violence in the said areas. ECZ Chief Electoral Officer Patrick Nshindano says the suspension will…