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Kambwili Charged For Defaming The President

Police in Lusaka have charged Opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) leader,  Chishimba Kambwili for defaming the President, contrary to Chapter 61 of the penal code section 87 of the laws of Zambia. Dr. Kambwili, who was in the company of his lawyers and senior party officials appeared at the Lusaka Central Police Station…

Do Not Use The Church To Gain Political Mileage – Chanda

Opposition United Prosperous and Peaceful Zambia UPPZ has expressed concern on how most politicians in the country are using the church to gain political mileage and attain votes for the 2021 presidential elections. UPPZ leader Charles Chanda has charged that some politicians in the country are currently using church platforms…

Its Sad No Woman has Been Adopted For The Katuba Seat – Chiengi MP

The opposition Forum for Democracy and Development Chiengi Member of Parliament Given Katuta has appealed to women in Katuba Constituency to protest against non-adoption of a female candidate to replace the late Patricia Mwashingwele in an election slated for 30th July. Ms. Katuta says she is disappointed that none of…

Do Not Import Carders In Katuba – Human Rights Commision

The Human Rights Commission has called for a Human Rights based approach in the forthcoming Katuba Parliamentary by elections. Human Rights chairperson Mudford Mwandenga has called for the respect of Human rights for the electorates and political parties taking part in the by election. Speaking during a press briefing in…

Preps For 2021 General Elections Underway – ECZ

The Electoral Commission of Zambia ECZ has launched the 2019 Delimitation Exercise of constituencies, wards and polling districts in a bid to enable Electoral services accessibility to voters and promote effective representation of citizens as provided for under Article 58 of the Republican Constitution. ECZ chairperson Justice Esau Chulu has…