PRESIDENT LUNGU DECLARES FRIDAY, 9TH MARCH, A PUBLIC HOLIDAY

His Excellency the President, Mr. Edgar Chagwa Lungu, Has declared, March 9th, 2018 a public holiday. The declaration is in commemoration of the International Women’s Day which falls on Thursday, 8th March 2018 and Youth Day which falls on Monday, 12th March 2018. As the Country joins the rest of the world to celebrate the International […]

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Planned impeachment motion will flop – Musukwa

Former government Chief Whip Richard Musukwa has charged that the planned impeachment process by the opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) and National Democratic Congress will be a flop and an exercise in futility. Mr. Musukwa says this is because Zambians expressed their confidence by voting for president lungu through the ballot box during the 2016 general election. […]

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Electoral system, police service need reform before 2021 elections

British envoy fears tension in Zambia might be worse in 2021. The British Government says Zambia needs reforms in its electoral system and police service before the 2021 general elections. In an exclusive interview with Mano News today, British High Commissioner to Zambia, Fergus Cochrane-Dyet, notes that if reforms do not happen very soon, the country […]

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Statutory Instrument (SI), Mining companies give 30% of business to local suppliers

Government has threatened to introduce a Statutory Instrument (SI) to compel mining companies to give 30 percent of their business to local suppliers if they continue to import materials which are locally available. Mines Minister Richard Musukwa says most mining houses are not giving business to local suppliers but have continued to outsource materials which are […]

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POLICE MAKE ARREST IN SUSPECTED RITUAL KILLINGS IN LUSAKA

Thursday, 1st March, 2018 Lusaka GOVERNMENT through the Ministry of Home Affairs has announced the arrest of one suspect believed to be connected to the suspected ritual killings in Lusaka. Speaking this Afternoon when He gave a Ministerial statement to Parliament Home Affairs Minister Hon. Stephen Kampyongo said so far 7 (seven) cases have been reported […]

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HOUSE OF CHIEFS REJECTS LAND POLICY

The House of Chiefs has rejected the draft National Land Policy document which was in the process of being finalised and submitted to cabinet for approval. House of Chiefs Chairperson, Chief Ngabwe says traditional leaders have rejected the document on grounds that the Land policy is allegedly trying to temper with the Chieftaincy. The traditional leader […]

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UPND LAUNCHES A ‘RED FRIDAY’ CAMPAIGN TO PROTEST AGAINST PF

The United Party for National Development (UPND) in Lusaka Province have declared every friday , ‘Red Friday’, in protest against what they term as a failed government under Edgar Lungu . Addressing scores of defectors from the Patriotic Front(PF), Lusaka Province Chairman Obvious Mwaliteta called on all UPND members in Lusaka and across the country to […]

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HH instructs UPND MPs to move motion to impeach President Lungu

UPND President Hakainde Hichilema has instructed all UPND Members of Parliament to commence the impeachment process of President Edgar Lungu. The UPND leader says there are many reasons why the Head of State should be impeached. Mr. Hichilema cites the refusal by President Lungu to handle over power to the Speaker of National Assembly when the […]

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