Zambia

By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 10th, 2014
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– By Arthur Simuchoba Following the ruling of the Lusaka High Court on December 3rd that the Defence and Justice Minister Edgar Lungu was the duly elected president of Zambia’s governing party, the Patriotic Front (PF), things have cooled down somewhat in the PF. The party now seems intent on making ...
By IAfrica
In Zambia
Sep 17th, 2014
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Opposition political parties have continued expressing skepticism about the use of the electronic tabulation system in results. MMD secretary general Muhabi Lungu said he was not convinced that the Electoral Commission of Zambia had done enough to put safety nets for the success of the system that wa...
By IAfrica
In Zambia
Sep 17th, 2014
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MMD national chairman Kabinga Pande says the former ruling party is still grounded enough to win the next general elections. Pande warned the Patriotic Front against gauging their popularity based on by-election results as such a move had backfired in the past on the former ruling party. He said that...
By IAfrica
In Zambia
Sep 17th, 2014
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Sports Minister Chishimba Kambwili is not taking punches from The Post Newspapers lying down over their drive to alienate him from President Michael Sata by claiming he is positioning himself succeed the Head of State. Kambwili who has hit back each time The Post Newspaper has attacked him in the def...
By IAfrica
In Zambia
Sep 17th, 2014
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Deputy Inspector General of Police Solomon Jere has moved to quell rumours that he had died. Jere, who is hardly the most loved public figure, has had his health popping up in the public sphere regularly and may not have been surprised that yet another rumour about his death had surfaced and doing th...
By IAfrica
In Zambia
Sep 17th, 2014
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The Drug Enforcement Commission has arrested two former MTN employees for money laundering involving K1.3 million. The duo identified as Shadreck Lungu, 40, of Lusaka’s Six Miles and Zachariah Zulu, 43, of plot number 1091 Salama Park in Lusaka are said to have diverted cheque payments worth K1...
By IAfrica
In Zambia
Sep 17th, 2014
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Two people have died in a road traffic accident in Kabwe after a Futso Fighter truck and a tanker collided around Mulungushi University area. The driver of the Futso truck registration number ACM 6092 lost control and left his lane to hit into the tanker that was carrying fuel killing the driver of t...
By IAfrica
In Zambia
Sep 17th, 2014
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Former Zambia Railways finance director Regina Mwale needed a moment to compose herself after she broke down in court during her testimony. Mwale, who is jointly charged with former Zambia Railways Executive Director Professor Clive Chirwa, told the court that she was surprised why people had made an...
By IAfrica
In Zambia
Sep 17th, 2014
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MMD youth chairperson Bowman Lusambo has challenged Labour Minister Fackson Shamenda to tell the nation the truth on his bribe allegations against multinational company Dangote. And Shamenda has revealed he voluntarily met the Dangote international employee on more than one occasion in Lusaka and Ndo...
By IAfrica
In Zambia
Sep 17th, 2014
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Armed robbers on Monday morning staged a daring robbery at Kabwe’s Petrojet Filling Station and got away with K50, 000. The three robbers who were armed with two guns and an axe stormed the cash office and demanded to be handed the keys to the safe but only managed to get away with the cash [&h...