GBM remains part of PF family, we’ll be glad to welcome him back – Mumbi

PF deputy secretary general Mumbi Phiri says the ruling party will welcome suspended UPND vice-president Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba (GBM) if he decides to re-join the party. And Phiri says UPND president Hakainde Hichilema is a treated like a ‘god’ by his members who do not speak out to challenge his personal decisions.

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It’s stupid to label UPND tribal for disciplining GBM – Changala

Governance Activist Brebner Changala has condemned those calling the opposition UPND tribal for suspending its party vice-president Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba, saying nobody must find glory in demonising another person based on tribe. Changala called News Diggers, Monday, to complain that Zambians have always had no kind words for UPND when it came to discipling party members, […]

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Govt nullifies Kambwili’s NDC presidency

The Ministry of Home Affairs department of Registrar of Societies has nullified the appointment of Chishimba Kambwili as National Democratic Congress (NDC) president, following a complaint filed by estranged Secretary General Mwenya Musenge. And Police have cancelled the NDC thanks-giving rally in Luanshya’s Mpatamatu area which was scheduled to be addressed by Kambwili.

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Don’t consider insults from idiots as defamation, Lungu tells Kampyongo

President Edgar Lungu yesterday told Home Affairs Minister Stephen Kampyongo to let police officers allow opposition leaders and critics to insult him and his government, saying they are all free to expose their idiocy without crossing the boundary. Speaking when he handed over 82 newly-constructed paramilitary housing units to the officers at the Paramilitary Battalion Headquarters […]

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GBM is detached from UPND, says Mucheleka, as Mwamba fights on

UPND Vice President Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba (GBM) has described as nonsense the decision by UPND secretary general Steven Katuka to dissolve the structures in Kasama District, disclosing that he is going to announce his “next position” next week. But UPND deputy secretary general Patrick Muchelaka told News Diggers in an interview that GBM stopped attending party […]

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Give me respect when you’re on my soil, Nkomeshya tells Prof Luo

Senior Chieftainess Nkomeshya Mukamambo II of the Soli people of Lusaka Province yesterday took offence after Higher Education Minister Prof Nkandu Luo ignored her presence in the salutations during a state function. This happened at the University of Zambia Agricultural Technology Demonstration Centre where President Edgar Lungu was officiating at the groundbreaking event for the China-aided […]

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PF clamps down on social media usage as youths demand Mwila removal

Patriotic Front (PF) national chairman Samuel Mukupa has directed all social media groups bearing the name “Patriotic Front” to register the platforms with the party secretariat with immediate effect. This follows a youth propelled bombardment on party Secretary General Davies Mwila whom they want removed, on grounds that his alleged incompetence led to the party’s parliamentary […]

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UPND has not won elections in 20yrs because of disorganisation – GBM

UPND vice president Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba says it was wrong for party secretary general Steven Katuka to suspend Kasama District party chairman Jairos Tembo without consulting him, adding that such disorganisation is what has caused the opposition party failure to win elections in 20 years. And GBM, who is said to be in South Africa currently, […]

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